Poppy: California: White Linen

Poppy: California: White Linen - Seeds & Bulbs

Poppy - California
White Linen
(Eschscholzia california)

A mass planting of this fresh-looking California Poppy looks dramatic. Plant this variety alone, or mix with orange or Mikado California poppies. Grows best in hot, dry areas, and withstands drought well. This perennial is usually grown as an annual, although foliage will overwinter in USDA zones 7-11. This is a native American wildflower, and if planted as a wildflower one packet will cover 15 square feet.

Average Count: 650 seeds

Flower Type: Annual (perennial)
Bloom Time: Spring and Fall
Height: 6" to 12"
Exposure: Full Sun

When to Sow Outside: In cold climates, sow in spring as early as the soil can be worked. In warm climates, sow in fall for fall and early spring color.
When to Sow Inside: Does not transplant well.
Seed Depth: 1/8"
Seed Spacing: 1"
Days to Emerge: 10
Thinning: When 1" tall thin to 6" apart

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