How do you want to grow it Tiny01? If you want it to cover that area (is it a log cabin?), then you need to attach some wires to the wall using vine eyes. Then train and tie those long shoots, one to each wire. See here:
Hi Jordan, see if you can find it here (ignore the colour as they mostly turn brown):
and here (only 759 to look through!):
I think it's a Peacock.
The thing next to it is the old skin of the caterpillar which it cast off as it turned into the chrysalis.
PS, it could hatch anytime now - they overwinter as adults.
Tried them once as an experiment and had the same lack of results. I eventually cut the (still hard) seeds open and judging by the smell they had rotted inside. Thinking about it now I'm not sure I actually want the hassle of looking after them over the winter anyway!
I'm with Lyn - improve the compatibility of the site as that is definitely a weak point as is the search facility.
Please, please don't introduce a 'like' button! Those are divisive at best on a friendly site like this.
Just be thankful we (well, most of us on here) don't live in certain states of the US where it is illegal to grow veg in your front garden! A google search for that gets about half a million hits..
Tetley wrote (see)
Quotes has never worked for me since I joined the forum ):
The quote bug has been around forever! However, if you quote then unquote, it actually works!
Yep, big blousy and very, very red! Must be about 15 years old now and still going strong. I must say they do look a mess after flowering so always cut them down to the ground before the seeds ripen, so have never tried growing more from the seeds.
Cathy, yes oriental poppies are normally propagated by root cuttings so you get identical plants but you can buy seed - that's how I grew mine - these in fact:
Yes, oriental ones have the hairy leaves and stems - you can cut back to the ground after flowering and they will produce new growth which will usually survive the winter.
Opium poppies sometimes appear as fluffy doubles from self-sown seed and you can buy 'double' seed. All are annuals.
Haven't grown Pacino though so will leave for others.