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A picture of a Welsh poppy

Welsh poppy

Meconopsis cambrica 'Flore Pleno'

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

35cm

25cm

Min

25cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Welsh poppy Overview

This produces yellow or orange, semi-double flowers.

Common problems with Welsh poppy

How to propagate Welsh poppy

Division

Propagate by seed when fresh,(all but M.sheldonnii hybrid), in late summer; M.cambrica, M.grandis, M.quintuplinervia, M.sheldonii hybrid and their cultivators may also be propagated by division after flowering.

Seed

Other uses of Welsh poppy

Walls, rock garden, shade, border, wildflower/meadow