Papaver rhoeas is known by a variety of common names including Flanders poppy, corn poppy, field poppy or common poppy.
This poppy is the common field poppy of Europe. It became a symbol for the blood spilled in World War I, not only for the blood spilled in the war, but also for the sacrifices of lives in the war along with the continued hope that their death had not been in vain.
Poppy flower meanings include sleep, dreams, imagination, sacrifice, remembrance, regeneration, and luxury. Some countries, red poppies symbolize success and good fortune, as well as romantic love.
The poppy enamel pin is a prized addition to any plant pin collection.
This enamel pin would be spectacular when worn on a top, or affixed to a tie, hat, bag, scarf, purse or backpack.