Peony Double Blend Poppy Seeds

Heirloom

#1231
Availability: In Stock

Jazz up your front walkway border with the ruffled explosion of color of peony poppies! These fully double, 3"–5", colorful flowers with soft, blue-green foliage will reward you with a bounty of blooms for cut flowers, and pods for dried arrangements.

$1.79 $1.25 1 gram

Botanical Name: Papaver somniferum

Family: Papaveraceae

Native: Europe, Cypress, Mediterranean region

Hardiness: Annual

Plant Dimensions: 24"–36" tall, 12" wide

Variety Information: 3"–5" ruffled, double blooms range from red, red striped, pink, pale rose, salmon, cream, and white to dark purple.

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Late spring

Attributes: Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant

When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date or as soon as soil can be worked; or early to mid-fall for bloom the following spring. Mild Climates: Only fall sowing is recommended.

When to Start Inside: Not recommended; toots are sensitive to disturbance.

Days to Emerge: 10–15 days

Seed Depth: Scatter and rake in lightly

Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 8"–10"