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Papaver amurense

 
Papaver amurense

Common name poppy
Family papaveraceae
Life cycle perennial (Z5-9)
Flowers white/yellow (late spring)
Size 18-24"
Light sun
From seed Germinate at room temperature with exposure to light.
Flowers first year from seed sown indoors early.
detailed seed-starting info below

When we tried this a few years ago, the first-year seedlings bloomed in June, but did not return for a second year. They are supposedly scented, but I didn't notice. The white flowers are dainty, held high on whispy stalks. Not the kind of poppy that blows you away, but nice enough.

poppy
The foliage rosette looks similar to many other small perennial poppies
Papaver amurense

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: back yard island

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '04 trade. Baggy 65F with light (30%G, 8-16d)


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