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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 10 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Multi-Color: Orange, pink, and white
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Will Naturalize
Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Gophers/Voles
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Sow in situ
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Common names
  • California Poppy

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Plant Events from our members
dragonfetti On January 20, 2015 Obtained plant
Mix; from One Stop Poppy Shop.
lovesblooms On March 19, 2016 Seeds germinated
lovesblooms On March 7, 2016 Seeds sown
winter sown
paleohunter On January 2, 2023 Seeds sown
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