Is Flanders red poppy legal?

Answer The Flanders poppy is a red variety of that plant native to Europe and North Africa. Although the raw gum of the Flanders poppy can be synthesized into heroin, a highly addictive and illegal drug, ... Read More »

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Is it legal to buy poppy pods in the US?

There is nothing illegal about buying the seeds, growing the poppies yourself, or purchasing dried poppy pods directly from craft stores or sellers online. The point where it becomes illegal is whe... Read More »

Are poppy pods legal in USA?

Poppy pods are legal in the U.S. as long as they do not belong to the Papaver somniferum species, also known as opium poppy. This is the source for the production of narcotics and is regulated as a... Read More »

Is it legal to grow poppy flowers?

Poppy flowers are sold all around the United States and are used to decorate homes. It is not illegal to grow most poppy flowers in the United States, with one exception: papaver somniferum, or the... Read More »

Is it legal to grow poppy flowers in Connecticut?

The Drug Enforcement Agency lists "concentrate of poppy straw (the crude extract of poppy straw in either liquid, solid or powder form which contains the phenanthrene alkaloids of the opium poppy)"... Read More »