Papaver orientale 'Raspberry Brulee'
Papaver orientale 'Raspberry Brulee'

Papaver orientale 'Raspberry Brulee'

Oriental Poppy

Papaveraceae

Height

50 - 60 cm

Flower colour

raspberry pink

Flowering time

July

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

fertile, well drained

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

grows well if the soil is not too heavy

Plant range

garden variety, the species is native to the Caucasus mountains, NE-Turkey and N-Iran.

Papaver is a genus of around 100 species in the poppy family, Papaveraceae, native to Eurasia and a few native to N-America. They are drought tolerant plants with a long taproot that prefer full sun.  ​

Propagation:


Seed - sown in March.

Seed not covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Grows best in fertile, well drained soil.

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