Danish Flag Poppy

Papaver somniferum strain that produces red flowers with a white cross reminiscent of the Danish flag. Blossoms can reach up to four inches in diameter. Seed pods produce substantial amounts of tan edible seeds. A great dual purpose culinary and ornamental variety.

Seeds are certified organic.

Size: Packet: 250 seeds (0.1 gram), OG

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Papaver somniferum strain that produces red flowers with a white cross reminiscent of the Danish flag. Blossoms can reach up to four inches in diameter. Seed pods produce substantial amounts of tan edible seeds. A great dual purpose culinary and ornamental variety.

Seeds are certified organic.

Common Name:
Danish Flag Poppy
Scientific Name:
Papaver somniferum
Description:
A somniferum species poppy with red and white blossom patterning resembling the Danish Flag.
Plant Lifespan:
Annual
Cold Hardiness:
Zone 9b
Light Requirements:
Seed In:
Full Sun (min. 6 hours a day)
Seeding Depth:
Late Winter
Days to Sprout:
Surface
Optimal Soil Temperature (F):
7-21
Plant Spacing:
65-75
Average Days from Seed to Harvest:
18-36 in.

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