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FLOWER – POPPY PEONY

$3.00

  • Seeds per Pack: 250

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FLOWERS – POPPY PEONY

Papaver paeoniflorum

Peony Poppy is a fast growing annual to 80cm, producing large round double pink blooms to 10cm & large dissected leaves. A very showy display throughout Spring. You will want this Poppy for a delightful display in your garden! These large flowers form on long, sturdy stems they make your garden look great, cut them often to enjoy beautiful arrangements for indoors! The Peony Poppy plant has blue-green foliage that is intense & makes a complementary backdrop for the showy blooms. When the flowers are done blooming, seed pods are formed, & they are highly prized as an everlasting, keeping their color & shape for dried arrangements.

Sow seeds in spring. Loosen the soil up in the area that you are going to be planting your seeds. It’s important to lightly water them every 3-5 days. After the shoots have come through thin them out, they will not flower well if this process is skipped. Once they are 5cm or so tall, move them to their final resting place. When they start to flower, remove buds to ensure that they keep producing blooms. In summer, let the seed pods develop to harvest seeds for the next season.

 

Germination Time (Days) 14 – 28
Flowering Time (Days) 140 – 150
Sowing Depth (mm) 3
Plant Spacing (cm) 20 – 30
pH 6 – 7.5
Soil Temperature (°C)
Hardy / Frost Tender Hardy
Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings Sow Direct
Seed Preparation