Hungarian Blue Breadseed Poppy (Papaver somniferum)
Large lavender-blue blooms with a deep, royal purple flare at the base of each petal, make for an extraordinary statement in your flower beds. Break open the dried seed pods for a unique harvest of nutty tasting poppy seeds to top muffins, cakes, or breads. The dried seed pods lend an interesting texture to dried arrangements. A tall variety growing up to 40 inches.
- 500 Seeds Minimum
- Germination: 14-21 Days
- Bloom time: Spring
- Direct sow 1/16” deep in full sun to partial shade.
- Cold stratify seed before planting.
- Space plants 6-8” apart.