Papaver somniferum Lilac Poppy. Single Lilac flowers are produced in abundance. A garden show-off guaranteed to attract attention. Also known as Florist Poppy, Breadseed poppies produce incredibly showy, large single poppies. The flowers are followed by highly ornamental seed heads that are prized for floral arrangements. Annual. 250 poppy seeds.
Poppy Seeds Lilac Single Papaver somniferum L2
Papaver Somniferum – Lilac (250 seeds) A beautiful specimen from the Breadseed family, Lilac flowers in abundance and offers the gardener a fantastic flower throughout the seasons. Single petals of a deep lilac hue contrast magnificently against the pale green pollen center, while dark patches at the base of the poppy flowers enrich the blooms even more. Growing to between two and three feet, Lilac is a fantastic poppy variety that is easy to grow. Its delicate flowers will give any border or container a rich color to the palette, while its height gives important structural significance. Papaver Somniferum’s are also known as the Florist Poppy and after Lilac’s petals have dropped, a gorgeous and architectural seed pod will be revealed. This can be used for flower arranging, or left of the annual plant throughout the winter to catch the morning dew and frosts to stunning effect. Easily grown in most garden settings, Lilac will flower happily throughout the year before producing a large number of seeds which can be left to sow themselves, or collected and stored. This packet of 250 seeds is best for sowing in the fall or early spring and will ensure beautiful lilac blooms for any garden border.