During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
PERSIAN WHITE POPPY 250 Flower Seeds
BLOOM TIME: Mid Summer - Fall
HARDINESS ZONE: Annual (but reseeds itself easily, so it acts like a perennial in all zones)
PLANT HEIGHT: 36 - 48" . . . PLANT SPACING: 15 - 18"
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun . . . SOIL / WATER: Average
Poppies attract bees, butterflies, and birds. The huge showy 2 - 4 inches blooms make them an excellent cut flower, and their unique looking seed pods are splendid in dried arrangements or for crafts. They are known in folk medicine as a mild sedative and analgesic.