Poppy Iceland Mixed Colours

Overview

Botanical Name: Papaver nudicaule

Excellent in borders or for cutting, these satiny delicate flowers bloom in a wide range of single and bicolour shades including yellow, orange, pink, carmine and salmon. Short lived perennial, usually grown as an annual.

We hope you enjoy these poppy seeds, just another great example of flower seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!

Plant Height: 45cm

How To Grow

Sow 5mm (quarter inch) deep in seed trays or punnets using seed raising mix. Keep moist. Thin (prick out) to 3.5cm (1.5in) apart in other trays or punnets. Transplant when sturdy enough, spacing 20-30cm (8-12in) apart, disturbing the roots as little as possible.

When To Plant

South Island: Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov

North Island: Mar, Apr, May

Flowering

24 weeks