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A picture of a Shirley Poppies

Shirley Poppies

Papaver rhoeas (Shirley Series)

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

30cm

40cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Shirley Poppies Overview

This cultivar has single or double flowers coloured: orange, pink, yellow or red. Bears light green leaves.

Common problems with Shirley Poppies

How to propagate Shirley Poppies

Seed

Sow annually and self seeding.

Other uses of Shirley Poppies

Wildflower/meadow, border