PAPAVER orientale

Commonly known as Oriental poppy

Orange-red oriental poppy
Further Reading....
  • 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
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
45-90cm (18-36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60-90cm (24-36in)
 

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PAPAVER orientale 'Aglaja'

PAPAVER orientale 'Aglaja'

Oriental poppy

frilly salmon-pink with dark centre

 
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PAPAVER orientale 'Harlem'

PAPAVER orientale 'Harlem'

Oriental poppy

ruffled, double flowers of deep pinkish-red with a dark purple centre

 
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PAPAVER orientale 'Patty's Plum'

PAPAVER orientale 'Patty's Plum'

Oriental poppy

large plum coloured flowers

 
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
PAPAVER orientale 'Perry's White'

PAPAVER orientale 'Perry's White'

Oriental poppy

white tinged blush

 
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
PAPAVER orientale 'Royal Wedding'

PAPAVER orientale 'Royal Wedding'

Oriental poppy

single white flowers with dark centre

 
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