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Papaver orientalis Fruit Punch New Item

Oriental Poppy

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 24-30" (Plant 15-18" apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Spring to Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay
Flower / Accent: Mixed / Mixed
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Silky ruffled 5 blooms in knockout berry tones-reds, raspberry, strawberry, neon rose and orange surround dark centers. Both the blooms and the seed heads are great for arrangements. Plant several for a range of colors. Dramatic.

Papaver Fruit Punch positively glows as the silky translucent petals are illuminated with the sunlight. Poppies are a favorite of butterflies, hummingbirds and bees.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Beneficial for Pollinators

Papaver General Information:

Papaver are breath-taking with their bright shades of reds, pinks, oranges and whites. Robust clumps of ferny foliage support tall stems of translucent delicate blossoms. Best selection for coldest areas (zones 3&4), Not for Gulf states.

Papaver Plant Care:

When foliage declines, around end of July, pull by hand or cut down foliage, new leaves in late summer/fall should be left for winter.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: PAFP