California Poppy Seeds; organic + heirloom

California Poppy Seeds; organic + heirloom

from 3.75

One seed packet filled with wild magic: heirloom organic seeds grown and collected by hand on our small scale farm. For expert and aspiring gardeners. An environmentally conscious alternative to conventional seed.

In an effort to save on paper and ink, planting instructions can be found below. Printed instructions are available by selecting the option for our planting information postcard. A beautiful postcard including the main listing photo for this seed variety, plus detailed planting instructions on the back.

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{california poppies}
Eschscholzia californica
20+ seeds

Gorgeous light green fern-like foliage with flowers in colors of orange, with occasional light yellow and pinks. Blooms continuously all season if spent blooms are removed. California poppies will self seed if seed pods are allowed to remain.

{planting information}
Days to Germination: 7-14 days
Lifecycle: annual (perennial in warmer climates)
Zone: 4-10
Sunlight: full sun
Height: 0.5-1 ft
Spread: 0.5-0.8 ft
Bloom time: late spring until first heavy frost
Special Characteristics: deer resistant, non-invasive, native to North America

{how to plant}
California poppies do not like to be transplanted. Scatter seed where desired as soon as soil can be worked and freezing temperatures are no longer expected. Seed should be planted while temperatures are still cool.

Seeds are packaged in 100% recycled, 20% post-consumer waste brown kraft envelopes. Thank you for recycling again.