Papaver (Perennial Poppy) Seeds - Diane's Flower Seeds
Papaver atlanticum 'Flore Pleno'
(Double Atlas Poppy)

800 seeds   $3.25              
Papaver atlanticum 'Flore Pleno' is one of the first poppies to bloom in late spring, and what a cheerful sight! The double flowers are a soft shade of orange that doesn't clash with other colors.

Papaver atlanticum blooms the first year from seed. It looks charming in the wildflower garden or cottage garden.

Also known as Moroccan Poppy. Hardy in zones 4-9. 

height 30"  spacing 12"


Papaver atlanticum Flore Pleno
Papaver Seeds

Papaver is a genus with annual, biennial and perennial flowers in a wide range of colors. This page features our perennial poppy seeds.

Sowing Perennial Poppy Seeds

Start perennial poppy seeds indoors 8 weeks before the last frost date. Sow on the surface. Full sun.

Papaver nudicaule
Papaver nudicaule
(Iceland Poppy Mix)

1,000 seeds   $2.00        
Papaver nudicaule is a biennial or short-lived perennial. The tall-stemmed flowers bloom in yellow, orange and white with the occasional pink. The brightly colored flowers are a welcome sight in late spring.

Also known as Arctic Poppy. It often reseeds on bare soil. Seeds can be started indoors or direct sown in early spring. Deer resistant. Hardy in zones 3-9.

height 24"  spacing 12"


Papaver orientale
Papaver orientale Melon Shades
(Oriental Poppy)

300 seeds   $2.50 
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. Of course, they may have crossed in the garden, so there could other shades in between.

Papaver orientale blooms in early summer. The large flowers look wonderful with bearded iris and Hesperis matronalis Alba. Hardy in zones 3-9.

height 30"  spacing 18"


Poppy 'Double Tangerine Gem'
Poppy 'Double Tangerine Gem'
(Papaver rupifragum)

800 seeds   $3.25                   
If you are a gardener who is afraid of the color orange, then you haven't tried Poppy 'Double Tangerine Gem'. The soft orange color is so nice that you'll want to call it "soft tangerine".

Papaver rupifragum 'Double Tangerine Gem' is similar to Papaver atlanticum 'Flore Pleno'. They both bloom the first year from seed, but Papaver rupifragum is more compact.

Also known as Spanish Poppy. Hardy perennial in zones 5-9. 

height 24"  spacing 12"

Also see Annual Poppy Seeds

Perennial Flower Seeds

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