Large, 2-3″ in diameter, cup shaped flower in red, white, yellow and orange colors with golden stamens. Height 10-12″.
Papaver attracts bees and butterflies to the garden. Prefers fertile, evenly moist well drained soil. Drought tolerant. Intolerant of poorly drained soils. Deadhead to promote new buds. Will self seed in the garden. Deer resistant.
- USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 2-9
- Exposure: Full Sun
- Bloom Time(s): May-July