Photo by Melody
Congratulations to all our photo contest participants! Check out the winning photos here. We will have the 2015 calendars available to order from Zazzle soon.

Beginner Gardening Questions: poppies

Communities > Forums > Beginner Gardening Questions
bookmark
Forum: Beginner Gardening QuestionsReplies: 4, Views: 43
Add to Bookmarks
-
AuthorContent
cytf
Staten Island, NY

August 1, 2012
7:08 AM

Post #9225803

I planted 2 poppies last year , it is now August 1st in zone 6 and I think they are now sprouting up . Is this unusual , will they flower by fall time?
ecrane3
Dublin, CA
(Zone 9a)

August 1, 2012
7:13 AM

Post #9225809

Are you sure they're poppies? Seems strange that they would just be coming up now if you planted them last year so I wonder if the poppies died a while ago and these are weeds that just happen to be coming up now. If you're not sure if they're poppies, post a few pictures and someone could tell you whether they are or not.
altagardener
Calgary, AB
(Zone 3b)

August 1, 2012
9:12 AM

Post #9225940

Oriental poppies tend to bloom earlier in the season and then go dormant, sprouting up again late in the season. But, as said, it would be best to post photos if there's any question as to what they are.
cytf
Staten Island, NY

August 1, 2012
3:40 PM

Post #9226305

I ALSO HAD FOXGLOVES PLANTED IN THAT AREA , MAYBE THEY ARE FOXGLOVES
altagardener
Calgary, AB
(Zone 3b)

August 1, 2012
4:49 PM

Post #9226369

It would be more unusual for foxgloves to just emerge now... you should post a picture.

You cannot post until you register and login.


Other Beginner Gardening Questions Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
Cyclanthus bipartitus 'Gigant' bepah 3 Jun 11, 2010 9:05 AM
Welcome to the Beginner Gardening Questions forum! dave 53 Jun 18, 2013 4:28 PM
canna rhizomes help Allison_FL 20 Jan 16, 2013 6:55 PM
Where to locate my garden - light issues Martell 18 Apr 19, 2010 2:17 PM
Baby Oak Tree Seedtosser1 13 Jun 4, 2009 5:13 PM


We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America