Californian Poppy 'Monarch Mixed' (Seeds)

Eschscholzia californica | California Poppy

Hardy Annual

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An easy-to-grow annual for bedding, borders and containers. Plant en masse for a profusion of vivid, silky flowers, that stand up to all weathers and suppress weeds. Height: 23cm (9"). Spread: 25cm (10").

Culinary information: Fresh or dried leaves can be used to make a herbal tea which is known to be soothing and relaxing. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Height Up to 23cm (10in)
Spread Up to 25cm (10in)

Hardy Annual

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1 packet (500 Californian Poppy seeds) (TKA53937)

  • Sow outdoors March/May where they are to flower. Prepare the ground by raking to a fine tilth before sowing.
  • Sow 1.5mm (1/16in) deep, in rows 30cm (12in) apart.
  • When large enough to handle, thin out seedlings to 15cm (6in) apart.
    For spring/summer flowering pot plants
  • Sow in a cool greenhouse or conservatory during September/October.
  • Overwinter in full light and water sparingly. Transfer to borders or containers and bring outdoors May/June.

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