the poppy is a symbol of fertility, sleep, ignorance, extravagence, and indifference. It is sometimes depicted in allusion to the passion of Christ because of its bloodred color and its meaning of sleep and death.
Perhaps one of the most spectacular, Oriental Poppy 'Prinzessin Victoria Louise' (Papaver orientale) also named 'Princess Victoria Louise' is a feast for the eyes with its large, crepe papery, cup-shaped, salmon-pink flowers with a dark purple eye and
Art Painting by Cherie Roe Dirksen includes Red Dancing Poppies, this example of Still Life has inspired this exceptionally talented artist. View other Paintings by Cherie Roe Dirksen in our Online Art Gallery.