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A picture of a Tree poppy

Tree poppy

Dendromecon spp.

Also known as

Bush poppy

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3m

Max

2m

Min

Flowering

Tree poppy Overview

Small genus with 2 evergreen shrubs grown mainly for their flowers and foliage. Leaves are simple, blue-green and rough. Flowers are conspicuous, yellow, scented and poppy-like, this genus is commonly called tree poppy after them.

How to propagate Tree poppy

Cuttings

Softwood cuttings in summer, by seed in autumn or spring. By root cuttings in winter.

Seed

Other uses of Tree poppy

Grown for their foliage and showy flowers.