Opium Poppy, red

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Slaapbol, rood – Papaver somniferum
Features

Opium Poppy (red) is a sturdy plant with grey-green foliage. Its large red flowers bloom for a remarkably short time. By late August, its decorative seed pots are suitable for drying.

Growing
Outdoor
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direct sowing
flowering
Quick facts
Smallest package    :   2 grams (for 30 m2)
Seeds per gram    :   2000 seeds
Plant spacing    :   25x25 cm
Plant height    :   90-110 cm
Position    :   sun
Flowering    :   end of June - July
Bee-friendly    :   will attract bees & butterflies