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Its origin is not known for certain. As with many such plants, the area of origin is often ascribed by Americans to Europe, and by northern Europeans to southern Europe. Its native range includes West Asia, North Africa and Europe. Papaver rhoeas is a herbaceous species of flowering plant in the poppy family, Papaveraceae.