Often known as the Flanders or Remembrance poppy, these delightful papery skinny scarlet red 2-4 flowers are constituted of early summer in abundance on upright 12-18 stems. Often seen in meadows, roadsides and more and more in wheat fields with the drop in chemicals used. Thrives on neglect.
Days To Germination: 10-30 days. Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 60-70F. Planting Depth: Surface Sow.
Spacing, Plant: 8-12 inches. Plant Height: 12-30 inches. Light: Full Sun/Partial Shade
Surface sow sparingly in a sunny location with smartly drained soil. Plant seed in an instant outdoors from early spring.
Can similarly be sown in autumn for the earliest presentations.
Germinates in 10-30 days in spring, depending upon soil and weather prerequisites.