Peony Poppy ‘Double Coral’ (Papaver paeoniflorum)
The seed of this deep coral, fully double variety came originally from an old Ballarat garden. A bed of it in the vegetable garden this year occasioned much favourable comment. If planted in good soil during autumn it will grow to a metre or more tall and produce a half a dozen or so flowers per plant.In very poor soil it may have single flowers.
When to sow: Autumn-Winter
Where to sow: Direct into the garden
Depth to sow: 3mm
Aspect: Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.
Soil: Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil. Add lime if soil is too acid.
Spacing: Between plants: 30cm
Directions: Sow seed 3mm deep or just sprinkle the seed straight into the garden Height 90cm spacing 30cm.
Packet 100 seeds