PAPAVER paeoniflorum 'Black Peony' (Seed)

Large
Sun
Purple
Reasonable soil
Summer
Seed Packet
Qty
 
 

Description

Height: 90cm

Large, double flowered poppy. Produces very dark purple, almost black flowers throughout the Summer, with attractive grey-green foliage. Hardy annual. 

Average content per packet: 700 seeds

SOWING:

WHEN:  

March - July 

WHERE:  

Indoors -     In seed trays or pots

Outdoors -  Where they are to flower 

HOW:

Indoors -  Moisten compost before sowing. Sow seed thinly and cover lightly with compost or vermiculite. Keep at about 12°C. Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle, into trays or pots

Outdoors- Clean and prepare the seed bed to a fine crumbly soil. Water the site before sowing. Sow or scatter the seed then rake the soil and firm gently.