Flower Detail

Papaver oriental

Oriental poppies have large orange to red blossoms. They form bushy clumps and spread by offsets.


Poppy, Oriental

Papaver oriental

Type: perennial   Zone: A1-A3, 1,2,3,4,5,6-?

Elevation (if known):

Color: red, orange   Height: 2 ft

Ease of growth: easy

Bloom Time : Late Spring

Sun: yes   Part Shade: yes   Shade: no

Water Needs: regular

Native to:    CO/NM native? no

Deer Resistant: yes   Rabbit Resistant : no

Soil : Average

Propagation: Divisions