Macleaya cordata

WHITE PLUME POPPY

$5.00 AUD

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Macleaya cordata
WHITE PLUME POPPY

Handsome grey-blue-green leaves, plus smoky white summer plumes. Tough, easy grower, low maintenance. Sun to ½ Shade. Hardy perennial. Best in poor soils & drier spots. Frost hardy. May be invasive in rich, moist soil. 1.5-1.8m H x 45cm W.

SEED SOWING ADVICE: EASY – SCATTER IN GARDEN

Can be scattered in garden during autumn, winter or early spring, as seeds need some cold before emerging in spring.

Can be sown indoors at any time.

Indoors: Sow seeds in punnets on surface of good quality seed raising mix. Press gently, don’t cover. Seeds need light. Keep moist in 18-22°C well-lit position. Seeds should germinate in 14-28 days. If they do not show-wrap moist punnet in cling wrap & place in fridge (not freezer) for 4-6 weeks to mimic winter chilling. Remove from fridge, unwrap punnet & return to 18-22°C. in a well-lit position.

30 seeds per pack