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Papaver orientale 'Türkenlouis'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Oriental poppy
synonyms: Papaver orientale 'Turkenlouis'
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Large deep scarlet-red flowers with dark blotches and fringed petal edges. Strong growing with hairy green leaves.
Fertile well drained soil in full sun.
By division in spring or from root cuttings taken in late autumn or early winter.