Poppy Seeds - Hungarian Breadseed

Poppy Seeds - Hungarian Breadseed

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Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $13.69 ($13.69/ounce)
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  • Baker or not, you'll appreciate this lavender beauty in the garden
  • Annual; A must have for the garden and kitchen
  • Vivid Purple-Blue Flowers
  • Poppy seeds require a cool period of 2-4 weeks to break dormancy, and some gardeners choose to cold stratify their seeds.
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Purple
Growth Habit Clumping, Spreading
Plant Height Up to 40 inches
Bloom Season Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Poppy Seeds - Hungarian Breadseed

Papaver somniferum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Grow Heirloom Poppies - Plant Hungarian Breadseed Poppy Seeds

Beautiful heirloom variety of Poppy in vintage shades with silvery, paper-thin petals. Enjoy in your garden as an ornamental, then break dry seed heads open for a high yield of blue-black seeds used for breads, cakes, muffins or to replant. A unique addition to your kitchen garden!

Planting Information

Planting Poppy Seeds - Hungarian Breadseed

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light, Stratification
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Spacing 6 to 8 inches
Plant Height Up to 40 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
View our Poppy Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 700 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 65,000 Up to 625 Sq. Ft

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