Poppy- Mother of Pearl

Papaver rhoeas Open Pollinated

  • Annual 60cm
  • Subtle mix of antique flower colours
  • Ideal for mass planting

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Description

Poppy- Mother of Pearl

Papaver rhoeas

  • Annual 60cm
  • Subtle mix of antique flower colours
  • Ideal for mass planting

Annual to 60cm. Plants have a rosette of deeply divided leaves with tall, single flower stems. Flowers are a mix of subtle, antique shades of grey, lilac, mauve, pink, soft orange and white, some flowers with flecks or picotee edges in contrasting colours. The seed pods are also decorative.

First selected by Welsh painter and gardener Sir Cedric Morris. Ideal for mass planting in drifts, bedding, borders and as a short-lived cut flower. Attractive to bees.

Seeds per gram: 8000
Product code: Z-10071_P

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Best Months to Plant
  J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Tropical
Arid
Method Sow direct
Sowing Depth 3mm
Season Late summer, autumn (and winter in warm climates)
Germination 14-21 days @ 16-24°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Hardy Annual
Plant Spacing 30cm
Plant Height 60cm
Position Full sun, well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 140 days

*Notes: Pinch out early buds to encourage clumping. Remove spent flowers to prolong flowering. Protect from snails and slugs.

How To Grow

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