Grow Mixed California Poppy from fresh Eschscholzia californica wildflower seeds. This California Poppy Mixture will produce beautiful blooms in colors of red, yellow, orange, white, purple and pink. They are accented with a yellow-orange centers. California Poppy Mixture matures to a height of roughly 12 to 18 inches tall and can spread to a width of 6 to 12 inches. The flowers themselves will span 2 or 3 inches in diameter. California Poppies are often grown as a tender perennial, but more so as an annual flowering plant. They will grow quickly, bloom profusely, later dying with the first killing frost. They can later return the following year from seeds that drop to the bare ground beneath. California Poppy flowers are made up of 4 main flower petals. Each petal is usually 2 inches long and surround a yellow center. The stems, as well as the leaves are slender. Each main stem will branch off into a smaller stem producing 3 to 5 blooms per plant. Unlike regular Oriental Poppies, Iceland poppies, Shirley Poppies & Corn Poppies, the stems of the California Poppy will remain smooth and hairless.
Quality California Poppy seeds packaged by Seed Needs. Intended for the current and the following growing season. Packets are 3.25" wide by 4.50" tall and come with a full colored illustration on the front side, as well as detailed sowing instructions on the reverse..
California Poppy Mixture will produce a colorful blend of flowers that measure 2 or 3 inches wide in diameter. The plants will grow to a mature height of roughly 12 to 18 inches tall.
Grown as a tender perennial, California Poppy will grow quickly from fresh flower seeds, bloom for a few short weeks, later wilting with the first frost. They can return if the temperatures aren't too harsh. they can also reseed, establishing new plant life the following season.
California Poppies are best sown by the masses. They attract an array of beneficial insects to the garden, such as butterflies, bumblebees, honeybees & more.
All Poppy seeds sold by Seed Needs are Non-GMO based seed products and are intended for the current & the following growing season. All seeds are produced from open pollinated plants, stored in a temperature controlled facility and constantly moved out due to popularity.