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Armenian Poppy

Papaver 'Fireball'

Also known as

Poppy

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

90cm

Max

60cm

60cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Armenian Poppy Overview

Also known as P. 'Nanum Flore Pleno'. This is an upright perennial which spreads freely by runners and produces lance-shaped, toothed, bristly medium green leaves. Solitary, double, orange-red flowers appear in late spring to mid summer.

Common problems with Armenian Poppy

How to propagate Armenian 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 Armenian Poppy

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