Red Poppy – Papaver rhoeas (Single)
Poppies are everyone’s favorite. Also known by other common names such as; corn poppy, corn rose, field poppy, Flanders poppy, red poppy, and red weed. The flower is large and showy, with four petals that are vivid red, most commonly with a black spot at their base. The corn poppy has become a cultural icon to military veterans and a must have staple in wildflower gardens.
Zones: 1 through 10
Height: Up to 2 ft.
Flower Color: True Red
Plant Type: Annual
Light Requirement: Sun to Light Shade
Bloom Time: Early - Mid Season
Seeds per Packet: 200+
Seed per Pound: 3,179,000
Is this wildflower invasive: No
Is this wildflower endangered: No
Is this wildflower edible: No
Is this wildflower medicinal: No