Mission Bells California Poppy Seeds

'Mission Bells' with its stunning, saucer-shaped, bright rose, red, orange, white, and yellow double and semi-double, ruffled flowers is the epitome of summer in a carpet of color. A heat- and drought-tolerant plant requiring little care, it will self-sow, providing years of beauty.

Botanical Name: Eschscholzia californica

Family: Papaveraceae

Native: North America

Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 8–10; usually grown as an annual.

Plant Dimensions: 9"–18" tall and wide

Variety Information: 2"–3" rose, red, orange, white, and yellow silky, saucer-shaped flowers with four delicate, slightly ruffled paper-like petals.

Type: California

Exposure: Full Sun

Bloom Period: Spring to frost

Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant

When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date, when soil temperature is 50°–60°F, or early to mid-fall for bloom the following spring. Mild Climates: Late summer to early fall for winter and spring bloom.

When to Start Inside: Not recommended; roots sensitive to disturbance.

Days to Emerge: 7–14 days

Seed Depth: Scatter and rake in lightly

Thinning: When 1" tall, thin to 1 every 4"–6"

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Mission Bells California Poppy Seeds Reviews

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Nice Quality seeds
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the seeds are really nice quality and got good germination rate. I was hoping for all the colors mentioned to flower but I got only orange(90%) and yellow (10%).
Dilish from CA
Owner Response: Hi there, We are so sorry you didn't get to experience the beautiful array of colors in this blend. A customer service agent will be with you shortly to help remedy the situation.

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