PACKETS CONTAIN 100 SEEDS
Papaver Oriental is a hardy perennial that produces large papery flowers from Spring through to Early Summer(depending on climate). 'Bright Orange Scarlet Red' is exactly the colour blooms.
Perfect for borders and cottage gardens. After flowering, plants will die down until the cooler weather brings them on again. Once planted they require very little care and will grow in any sunny position in the garden. Will attract birds and butterflies to your garden.
|Method||Sow direct - Roots do not like being disturbed otherwise sow in deep pots to avoid disturbing roots.|
|Sowing Depth||Surface sow and cover lightly with vermiculate|
|When to sow in Australia||
Tropical: Late Autumn, Winter
Temperate: Late Winter to Spring and Mid-Autumn
Cool climate: Spring to Early Summer and Autumn
|Germination||10-20 days at 16-20°C|
|Position||Full Sun. Full to Part Shade|