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Poppy Seeds - Midnight

Poppy Seeds - Midnight

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Packet $4.75
1 Ounce $27.99 ($27.99/ounce)
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  • Near-black booms add dramatic flair to the cutting garden
  • Annual; Dramatic blooms
  • Almost black single bloom
  • 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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About

Features

Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Black
Growth Habit Clumping, Spreading
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

About Poppy Seeds - Midnight

Papaver somniferum

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed

Poppy Seeds - Midnight Elegant, single blooms in such a deep shade of scarlet that it appears black. Hauntingly dark, monochromatic look stuns when planted en masse or against contrasting colors.

Planting Information

Planting Poppy Seeds - Midnight

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 Height Up to 30 inches
Plant Spacing 6 to 8 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
View our Poppy Planting Guide to learn more.

Coverage

Amount
Recommended Coverage
Packet Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce Up to 625 Sq. Ft

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Companion Plants for Poppy Seeds - Midnight

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