syn: Papaver horridulum (Hook.fil. & Thomson) Christenh. & Byng).
also known as Prickly blue poppy found at altitudes of 3500-5500m from mid July to August end in Himalayas.
This photograph was clicked during my Hampta pass trek on a rainy day.
Probably the fly was taking refuge under that bright blue umbrella.
Thanks, Pardeshi ji, for the superb composition.
Posted it in the efloraofindia Facebook page.
Pl. give it wide publicity in Social media, by posting it in your profile/ groups/ Instagram etc.
Really beautiful Satish Ji..!!
Wonderful picture of Himalayan beauty, Satish ji !!!
Very beautiful Meconopsis!!
What an unusual and pretty color of the Poppy flower.