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A picture of a Oriental Poppy

Oriental Poppy

Papaver orientale 'Beauty of Livermere'

Also known as

Poppy

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

90cm

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Oriental Poppy Overview

Strong flower stems, with clumping foliage at the base covered in fine hairs. The flowers are papery and poppy-like, scarlet red with have black centres.

Common problems with Oriental Poppy

Other uses of Oriental Poppy

Cutting bed, border, wildflower/meadow, flower arranging Spring/Summer interest.