Peony Poppy Seeds
& Pompom Poppy Seeds
Papaver paeoniflorum, P. laciniatum
Peony poppies are easy to grow flowers that cheer-up and add spark to even the most bland of gardens. They are planted in fall or early spring and produce huge double 4-5 inch deeply frilled flowers on sturdy, tall growing 2-3 foot plants.
BLACK SWAN Pompom Poppy Seeds
Black Swan’s elegantly ruffled 5 inch double and semi-double flowers are packed with finely frilled petals in a nearly black, glossy, deep, dark burgundy red shade. Grows 2 to 3 feet tall above nicely contrasting silvery grey foliage.
LILAC POMPOM Pompom Poppy Seeds
The unusually captivating smoky lavender color of Lilac Pompom Poppy is somehow both bold and delicate; the frilled double pompoms waving atop strong, 2 ½ to 3 ½ foot stems will have you cheering for the home team! Impressive in borders and mass plantings.
GIANT DOUBLE BLACK Peony Poppy Seeds
Deep purple almost black flowers. Packet is ½ gram, about 1,200 seeds.
GIANT DOUBLE PALE ROSE Peony Poppy Seeds
Beautiful, extra large and showy, soft, pastel rose blooms. Packet is ½ gram, about 1,200 seeds.
GIANT DOUBLE CREAM Peony Poppy Seeds
The sturdy 2-3 foot plants produce huge double, 4-5 inch frilled flowers in an unusual and attractive creamy (not quite yellow) shade. Packet is ½ gram, about 1,200 seeds.
FLEMISH ANTIQUE Peony Poppy Seeds
An exquisite heirloom poppy which produces huge, 4 inch double flowers with crepe-like petals. Each bloom is marked in gorgeous shades of red, rose, and creamy white. These are the flowers so admired by the Dutch Masters painters.
How to Plant POPPY Seeds
Sow seeds in peat pots or cell packs, press into soil but do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 65° F., germination is in 14-21 days. Can direct sow, onto ground that has had the top one inch of soil loosened. Rake seed in, press into soil by walking over the area. Thin to 12 inches apart.