Giant Purple Poppy
Papaver somniferum var giganteum
This old fashioned heirloom is a very hardy annual, reseeding, wildflower that blossoms into a nice soft purple, producing a giant pot offten the size of a tennis ball. Tolerant of mild drought and poor soil, grows to about 3-4 feet. Purple colored blossoms adorn bright green leaves and can bloom year round in frost free zones. Will reseed in areas with colder climates. This variety has multiple rewards: Stunning flowers, seeds that can be used in baking, and lovely stemmed pods for flower arrangements and decorating. Sun or shade.
Dazzle your garden with these beauties!
A mass planting of this flower will be unforgettable with butterflies and hummingbirds fluttering from flower to flower. The perfect addition to any sunny meadow or garden.
So don’t wait and buy yours today!
- Outdoor Standard as annual
- Potted Deck Plant
- Beds and Borders
- Wildflower Gardens
Buyers should do their own research for plant uses.
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