Growing and Harvest Information
Plant Type: Annual
Amount of Sun: Full
Sow: Poppies resent transplanting. Direct sow into the garden as soon as the soil can be worked in the spring; and after all danger of frost has passed. If starting indoors, take extra care when transplanting out not to disturb the roots too much.
Transplant: Not recommended
Days to Maturity: 55-65 days
Plant Spacing: 9"
Pinch: Not necessary
Vase Life: 3-4 days
Potential Harvest Yield:
The flowers are short lived, lasting 3-4 days if stem ends are seared 7-10 seconds. Perfect for personal use or event work. Harvest when flowers are just opening.
Approximate Seeds per Packet: 100