ICELAND POPPY SEEDS
These large, silky, showy poppies are superb for cutting. Sear the cut end with a flame before placing in water.
MEADOW PASTELS Iceland Poppy
Free blooming mix in shades of pink, yellow, orange, rose, white, cream and stunning bicolors. Winter hardy to zone 2.
How to Plant Iceland Poppy Seeds
Sow seeds in 2″ pots or cell packs, press into soil but do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 65° F., germination is in 10-20 days. Transplant into the garden 8-12″ apart.
Crowing Iceland poppies: In warm climates plant Iceland poppies in the fall for bloom the following spring. When the summer heat arrives they will die-out. In cooler climates they can be sown in spring and will bloom the first year - and will live for a couple of seasons flowering in spring and early summer.