Eschscholzia californica CALIFORNIAN POPPY ORANGE –
So easy and so pretty for a hot and dry garden. Showy, orange cups are borne on thin erect stems above the blue-green finely divided foliage. The flowers are produced for months, spring, summer and autumn and make a continual display without effort. This is some-times classified as an annual in very cold regions but needless to say it self seeds quite readily from year to year and is easily transplanted when young. Enjoys full-sun, well drain soil and not fussy on soil type. 45cm H x 45cm W.
Sow Eschscholzia californica CALIFORNIAN POPPY ORANGE seeds in good quality compost or seed raising mi at any tine. Lightly cover with fine river sand or compost to ther own depth, Place in a propagator or cover with a plastic lid in a warm place. We recommend germinating at 15-20 degrees C. Keep moist at all times, but do not saturate. Germination in 10 to 30 days. Pot on seedlings to harden off and mature before finally planting out in the garden.