Papaver orientale ‘Princess Victoria Louise’


Seed Count: 50 approx.

Out of stock



Papaver orientale Princess Victoria Louise – Large crepe paper like, soft salmon pink semi double blooms with prominent black painted markings at the centre produced in spring and summer. Blooms are held well above neat mounds of hairy dark green deeply cut foliage. Frost and dry hardy. Enjoys full sun and well drained soil. A Very hardy evergreen Perennial. 60cm H x 60cm W.

Sowing Advice

Sow Papaver Orientale Princess Victoria Louise seeds at any time , best with temperature of 16 – 20 degrees C. Sow seed thinly onto the surface of good quality seed  raising mix and lightly sprinkle with grit or river sand. Perennial Poppies need light to germinate. ( Annual Poppies need the dark) Keep moist but not wet. Seed should germinate in 10-30 days. Prick out each seedling as it becomes large enough to handle into 75 mm pots, then plant out in garden once large enough.

 To go back to seeds click here!

For perennial plants & garden holidays click here!