Papaver 'Watermelon' Papaver 'Watermelon'

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Papaver 'Watermelon'

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  • Floriferous,
  • Watermelon-Pink Flowers,
  • Velvety Black Seed Pods,
Common Name:Poppy Oriental
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 What is my zone?
Height:3 - 3 Feet
Spread:1 - 2 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance:Deer, Rabbit
Flower Color:Pink Shades

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(Oriental Poppy) Papaver 'Watermelon' this delicious poppy is aptly named for its watermelon-pink flowers. The ruffled crepe-like petals encompass the large velvety black seed pod. Plant 'Watermelon' in ordinary plain soil in a well drained location.
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Papaver orientale 'Watermelon'

Common Name Poppy Oriental
USDA Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry, Moderate
Nature Attractions Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance Deer, Rabbit
Flower Color Pink Shades
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, Deciduous, Dried Flower, Drought Tolerant
Design Use Specimen
Season of Interest (Flowering) Late Spring or Early Summer

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