"Iceland" Poppies - (Papaver nudicaule)
Iceland Poppies have delicate crepe like textured petals on wiry thin stems that make lovely cut flowers. The flowers are a mix of pastels (apricot, gold, orange, and white).
These self seed freely, bringing blooms year after year and are also short-lived perennials.
- Blooms are 10cm (4") wide flowers
- Height is 12" tall
- Attracts pollinators
- Deer resistant
- Days to maturity: 65 days
- Sun: full sun - part shade
- Zone: 3 - 8
Plant: direct sow outdoors 1 week before last frost. Indoors: not recommended.
Plant Depth: surface sow and keep moist (can sprinkle sand first to keep moist)
Germination: 20 - 30 days