Update Fall 2021:
Due to a continued unprecedented increase in order volume, please be aware that it may take UP TO FOUR weeks for your order to SHIP.
We are diligently working to ship your orders. We thank you for your business and your patience during this time.

Red Corn Poppy Seeds (Certified Organic)

Brilliant red cup-shaped flowers rise above the lobed foliage.

Availability: In stock

$3.25
All orders are hand-packaged and may take UP TO FOUR weeks to SHIP.
Thank you for your patience during this time.

Details

Huge crimson red flowers that feature black centers are the crown of this poppy. Also known as Flanders Field Poppy, this annual flowering plant loves full sun and is very drought resistant. Perfect for borders, backdrops and to impressively line a garden walking path. An exceptional choice for an early spring garden.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Papaver rhoeas
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 7 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 21 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds Surface Sow; press seeds gently into the soil to make good contact, but do not cover with any additional soil; these seeds require light to germinate
When to Sow Indoors 2-4 weeks before last spring frost, Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past
Growing Height 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
Plant Spacing 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Bloom Color Red
Bloom Time Late Spring/Early Summer, Mid-Summer
Foliage Herbaceous
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Soil pH Requirements 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost, From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Seeds Per Pack 100