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Papaver - Poppies

Highlight of the late spring or early summer garden, Poppies (Papaver) are reliable and easy care plants whose cheerful blossoms will give a colorful punch to your sunny borders. Frost-tolerant annuals or perennials, the Papaver genus counts over 100 species, including the early blooming Iceland Poppies (Papaver nudicale), the eye-catching Oriental Poppies (Papaver orientale) or the delightfully scented Shirley Poppies (Papaver rhoeas).

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Meconopsis cambrica (Welsh Poppy)

Meconopsis cambrica (Welsh Poppy) is a tap-rooted perennial boasting bowl-shaped, soft yellow to orange flowers, 2 in. across (5 cm), from late spring into fall. Adding months of color, the flowers are borne on branched stems and contrast well with the foliage of bright green, pinnately lobed, hairy leaves.

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Papaver atlanticum (Moroccan Poppy)

Papaver atlanticum (Moroccan Poppy) is a clump-forming, short-lived perennial boasting saucer-shaped, soft apricot-orange flowers, 6 in. across (15 cm), from late spring into fall. Adding months of color, especially when periodically deadheaded, the flowers are borne atop upright, wiry stems and seem to float above rosettes of gray-green, hairy, elliptical, toothed leaves.

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Papaver commutatum 'Ladybird' (Poppy)

Noted for its large, brilliant crimson flowers, Papaver commutatum 'Ladybird' (Poppy) is a very popular annual flower, featuring showy, bowl-shaped, vibrant red flowers, 3 in. wide (8 cm), with a large black spot at the base of each petal.

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Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Orange' (Iceland Poppy)

Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Orange' (Iceland Poppy) is a perennial usually grown as an annual with large, mildly fragrant, bowl-shaped, brilliant orange flowers adorned with crinkled petals and golden stamens. Blooming for weeks from late spring to fall, the satiny blossoms seem to float amid the garden on their hairy leafless stems.

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Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Pink' (Iceland Poppy)

Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Pink' (Iceland Poppy) is a perennial usually grown as an annual with large, mildly fragrant, bowl-shaped, brilliant rosy-pink flowers adorned with crinkled petals and golden stamens. Blooming for weeks from late spring to fall, the satiny blossoms seem to float amid the garden on their hairy leafless stems.

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Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Scarlet' (Iceland Poppy)

Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Scarlet' (Iceland Poppy) is a perennial usually grown as an annual with large, mildly fragrant, bowl-shaped, brilliant scarlet flowers adorned with crinkled petals and golden stamens. Blooming for weeks from late spring to fall, the satiny blossoms seem to float amid the garden on their hairy leafless stems.

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Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Yellow' (Iceland Poppy)

Papaver nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles Yellow' (Iceland Poppy) is a perennial usually grown as an annual with large, mildly fragrant, bowl-shaped, brilliant golden-yellow flowers adorned with crinkled petals and golden stamens. Blooming for weeks from late spring to fall, the satiny blossoms seem to float amid the garden on their hairy leafless stems.

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Papaver orientale 'Beauty of Livermere' (Oriental Poppy)

Truly eye-catching! Oriental Poppy 'Beauty of Livermere' is quite a highlight in the garden with its large, crepe papery, cup-shaped, scarlet red flowers with a dark eye and black splotches at their base

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Papaver orientale 'Bolero' (Oriental Poppy)

A strong grower, Oriental Poppy 'Bolero' (Papaver orientale) features large, crepe papery, cup-shaped, rosy purple-red flowers with dark purple eyes and black splotches at their base.

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Papaver orientale 'Burning Heart' (Oriental Poppy)

Noted for its luminous blooms, Oriental Poppy 'Burning Heart' (Papaver orientale) produces semi-double, crepe papery, bright reddish-pink flowers with dark purple eyes and reddish centers.

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Papaver orientale 'Eye Catcher' (Oriental Poppy)

Papaver orientale 'Eye Catcher' (Oriental Poppy) features large, crepe papery, cup-shaped, brilliant orange-red flowers with a dark eye and black splotches at their base. Borne on strong stems from late spring to early summer, the satiny flowers provide a lovely floral display year after year.

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Papaver orientale 'Fancy Feathers' (Oriental Poppy)

Providing a sumptuous display, Oriental Poppy 'Tiffany' (Papaver orientale) features large, crepe papery, cup-shaped, magenta-pink flowers with white picotee edges and black splotches at the base of its petals.

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Papaver orientale 'Fireball' (Oriental Poppy)

Stealing most of the attention during its spectacular flowering period, Oriental Poppy 'Fireball' (Papaver orientale) features large, semi-double to double, crepe papery, cup-shaped, fiery orange flowers. Compact and vigorous

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Papaver orientale 'Harlem' (Oriental Poppy)

Noted for its long bloom season, Oriental Poppy 'Harlem' (Papaver orientale) features large, double, ruffled, crepe papery, burgundy-rose flowers with dark purple eyes and black splotches at their base.

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Papaver orientale 'Helen Elizabeth' (Oriental Poppy)

Papaver orientale 'Helen Elizabeth' (Oriental Poppy) features large, ruffled, salmon pink, satiny flowers without any dark spots. Planted in small groups, its bold blossoms will give a color punch to your borders and draw the attention from late spring to early summer. 

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