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Stacey Docherty

Has anyone seen a poppy before? I'm hoping its a x I have managed to create from a black currant fizz and a lilac double.......?


 

Tracey Oakley

Hi Stacey, never seen one of these before, but it's very pretty !

Stacey Docherty

Thanks Tracey, I'm hoping its a x of two I grow in the garden in loving it !!!!

Hi , Ive not seen this colour one it reminds me of the Peony type Poppy . This year I too had a differant poppy dont know where its from I have not planted it from seed but the birds may have helped !

My poppy is similar but it is white streaked with red will try and get a photo on here too . But I'm also curius - please tell how you have managed to CREATE IT ? 

muddy mare

yes its a poppy paeony had seeds from garden news this week

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It's an opium poppy. Very distinctive because of its grey "cabbagy" leaf. They selfseed and once you have them they will keep coming.

We have them in pink, red, mauve, single semi-double and double. If they grow where they are not wanted they are very easy to pull out

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