Eschscholtzia californica ‘Purple Gleam’ seeds -(Californian Poppy)

$4.10

Description

This is a very attractive single Californian poppy which has mauve shot silk single glistening flowers. The flowers sit well above the lacy foliage and have good long stems for cutting. They only last a few days but are produced throughout the season in a magnificent display.

Sowing Advice

Sow the seeds directly as they resent being disturbed. Sow after danger of frost has passed. Sow 1mm deep into prepared soil that has been raked to a fine tilth. Germination takes 14-21 days at 20°C. Thin seedlings to 15cm spacing by early summer

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Common Name

Californian Poppy

Family

Papaveraceae

Maximum Height

approx 40 cm

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30