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PAPAVER orientale

Commonly known as Oriental poppy

Orange-red oriental poppy
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Available again FEBRUARY 2021 - fresh stock in late winter/early spring
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each

Delivery Information Available again FEBRUARY 2021
  • Deciduous - variously lobed and toothed, mid-green leaves, 30-38cm (12-15in) long
  • Orange - orange red
  • Height - 45-90cm (18-36in)
  • Spread - 60-90cm (24-36in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump-forming perennial spreading by runners. Erect, white-bristly stems and bristly leaves to 25cm (10in) long. Flowers 10-16cm (4-6in) across with 4-6 petals.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, fungal wilt, downy mildew.
  • Place of origin - Caucasus, northeastern Turkey, northern Iran.
  • Flower Shape - Cup-shaped -
  • Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
45-90cm (18-36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60-90cm (24-36in)

Buy Varieties of PAPAVER orientale

PAPAVER orientale 'Harlem'

PAPAVER orientale 'Harlem'  >

Commonly known as: Oriental poppy .
Ruffled, double flowers of deep pinkish-red with a dark purple centre
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each

PAPAVER orientale 'Patty's Plum'

PAPAVER orientale 'Patty's Plum'  >

Commonly known as: Oriental poppy.
Large plum coloured flowers
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each

PAPAVER orientale 'Perry's White'

PAPAVER orientale 'Perry's White'  >

Commonly known as: Oriental poppy.
White tinged blush
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.

PAPAVER orientale 'Royal Wedding'

PAPAVER orientale 'Royal Wedding'  >

Commonly known as: Oriental poppy.
Single white flowers with dark centre
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each
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Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

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