California Orange Poppies Seed is your gateway to cultivating a breathtaking and iconic wildflower garden. These seeds yield the vibrant California Orange Poppy, renowned for its brilliant orange blooms that blanket the landscape in a sea of color. Whether you're a gardener looking to create a stunning and drought-tolerant garden or a nature lover aiming to support pollinators and native flora, California Orange Poppies are the answer.
With their adaptability to various climates and soil types, they're a versatile choice for adding a touch of California's natural beauty to your outdoor space. These poppies not only bring aesthetic charm but also attract bees and butterflies, promoting biodiversity and ecological health. Plant California Orange Poppies seeds and watch your garden come alive with the dazzling beauty and ecological benefits of these iconic wildflowers.
When and Where to Plant: Select sunny location and plant in well-drained soil during early spring or fall (recommended in mild climates). For best results loosen soil with rake or hoe. Mix seeds with a cup of sand or other inert material and broadcast over planting area. Lightly rake seed into soil and cover with meat moss or similar light mulch. Keep soil moist until plants begin to grow. Plants do not transplant well. Grows best in masses.
Care: Requires little care. Does not require fertilization.
Seed Type: Annual
Seed Variety: Poppy, California Orange
Germination Time: 10-20 Days
Planting Depth: 1/16 in.
Seed Spacing: 6-8 in.
Maximum Height: 12-18 in.
Thinning Height: 1 in.
Space After Thinning: 8-10 in.
Light Requirements: Full Sun