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CALIFORNIA POPPY Ivory Castle - ESCHSCHOLZIA Californica 10g

Stock: Available

SKU Code: F 508-10g

AUD $15.00

Family:  Papaveraceae
Characteristics: Annual 60 cm

Seed per packet: Approx 200
Seed per gram: Approx. 700

An elegant and unusual California poppy Ivory Castle boasts creamy-white flowers offset by creamy yellow centres in attractive clusters that rise above delicate grey-green foliage.
California Poppies are a charming addition to the garden that are easy to grow and require virtually no care. Self-sows freely. Great plant for borders, bedding and containers.

Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in an open sunny position. Tolerant to poor sandy soils and is drought and frost resistant.

Grow notes:

Tropical: Winter to early summer.
Temperate: Late winter to mid-summer.
Cold: Spring early summer.
Sow: 2-3mm deep, cover lightly and gently firm.

For best results sow directly into soil where they are to grow. If grown early indoors use a growing container that can be plant directly into the soil such as jiffy pots as seedlings do not like root disturbance.
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant space: 30cm
Flowering: 8-10 weeks

Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.

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