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Poppy

Papaver dahlianum

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

90cm

Max

60cm

60cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

    Poppy Overview

    This species grows as a wild flower in Britain & Northern Europe.

    Common problems with Poppy

    How to propagate Poppy

    Seed

    Propagate by seed in autumn or spring. Self seeds readily.

    Cuttings

    P.orientale and its cultivators are best propagated by root cuttings in winter.

    Other uses of Poppy

    Grown for their cup-shaped flowers. Suitable for coastal conditions.