Papaver orientale Melon Shades
150 seeds $3.25
These Oriental poppy seeds came from two different poppies in my garden that make a beautiful combination. One has watermelon-pink flowers, and the other has deep apricot-pink flowers.
Papaver orientale blooms in early summer. The large flowers look wonderful with bearded iris and Hesperis matronalis Alba. Deer resistant. Hardy perennial in zones 3-9.
height 30" spacing 18"
Sowing Papaver orientale Seeds
Start oriental poppy seeds indoors 8 weeks before the last frost date. Sow on the surface. Full sun.