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Poppies: Prince of Orange vs Brilliant OP

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caitlinsgarden
McGregor, IA
(Zone 4b)

June 13, 2011
6:29 AM

Post #8627187

I have masses of Prince of Orange and I am looking for a lighter orange to go with it. How does Brilliant compare?
622Dixie
Boynton Beach, FL
(Zone 10b)

June 26, 2011
6:17 AM

Post #8655245

I wish I could help. I think I have both, and I cannot really tell them apart. As a beginner, I bought several poppies. I lost some over the years, and today I have 2 large masses of bright orange. I think one is PoO and one is Brilliant. I am going to plant Picotee (sp?) for contrast, white with orange edges. I hope they take.
caitlinsgarden
McGregor, IA
(Zone 4b)

June 26, 2011
4:58 PM

Post #8656355

I like Picotee also, but I haven't been able to find any plants. i quit planting the bare roots; they just wouldn't grow for me.

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