Poppy 'Hungarian Blue'

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POPPY
Hungarian Blue

Papaver somniferum

Large rich violet blooms with lovely large seed heads full of edible seeds. A prolific self seeder. This variety is also know as a Bread Seed or Opium Poppy.

Type : Hardy Annual
Position : Full Sun
Height : 90cm
Quantity per packet : Approx 100

Growing
Sowing method : Direct sow where they are to grow.
When to plant : August - November or March - April for over wintering
Spacing : 30cm
Depth : Surface sow, cover lightly. Needs light to germinate.
Germination : 7-14 days
Days to maturity : 90

Harvesting
Flowers : November - January
When to pick : When partially open.
Vase life : 24 hours