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Hardy Annual

Corn Poppy Flanders Red

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Description


Flanders Poppy / Soldiers Poppy. Brilliant Scarlet Red 7.5cm wide single flowers usually with a Black blotch at the base of the petals, appears growing wild in fields and alongside railway tracks all over England and much of Europe. "In Flanders Fields the Poppies blow between the crosses row on row". From the poem by John McCrae.

Maturity 90 days from direct sowing.

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Papaver rhoeas

Information

OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION DAYS TO GERMINATION HEIGHT DISTANCE APART TO PLANT SEEDLINGS PREFERRED GARDEN POSITION WHEN TO SOW NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET BEST USE
12-18 14-21 60cm-icon 60cm 10cm-icon 10cm Prefers Full Sun-icon Prefers Full Sun 1.2.3 2500 Wildflower-icon Wildflower

KEY to WHEN TO SOW

  1 Early Spring 2 Late Spring &
Early Summer
3 Late Summer &
Early Autumn

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