ORIENTAL POPPY CHECKERS :: 50 seeds
Plant Type :: Hardy Perennial
Sow In :: Spring / Autumn
Germination :: 7-21 days (15-25°C)
Height :: 75cm
Flowers :: 14 weeks
Position :: Full Sun
Checkers is a rare and very beautiful Oriental Poppy that produces large, silky, pure white crinkly blooms with a lovely contrasting deep maroon coloured cross in the centre. These glorious flowers grow on strong stems and bloom over a long period of time. They are spectacular planted en masse and produce lovely seed pods that can be dried. This is a stunning perennial Poppy that will come back year after year.
CAUTION: All parts of this plant including the seeds are poisonous to humans and animals. Not to be eaten.
Seeds per packet :: 50
Easy to grow. Start seeds on the surface of a moist, well draining, good quality seed raising mix. Do not cover the seeds as they need light to germinate. Keep moist. Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle. Take care not to disturb roots. Space 30cm apart.
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