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Papaver rupifragum 'Orange Feathers' | Sarah Raven

Papaver rupifragum 'Orange Feathers'

My favourite of the small perennial poppies, which flowers through all of summer.
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100 seeds

1 x 9cm pot (190487-1)

3 x 9cm pots (190487-3)

1 x 9cm pot (320057-1)

3 x 9cm pots (320057-3)

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Direct Sow/ Plant Out
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Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
June - October
Height
60cm (24in)
Group/Species
rupifragum
Common name
Spanish Poppy
Moisture
Well-drained
Size
100 seeds
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
30cm (12in)
Cultivation
Surface sow onto compost. Cover seeds lightly with grit. Place in a cold frame. Germination will be quicker if sown in spring, giving the plant a full growing year.

Description

My favourite of the small perennial poppies, which flowers through all of summer. Papery double-flowers.

Care Tips

Collect seeds and spread around the garden for a naturalised appearance. Remove seedhead if you don't want this to spread.