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Today's bloom is Opium Poppy 'Naughty Nineties' (Papaver somniferum)

Bloom of the Day for February 6th, 2010:

Opium Poppy 'Naughty Nineties'
(Papaver somniferum)

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Information:
Type of plant: Annuals

Bloom color: Red, Scarlet (Dark Red)

Bloom time of year: Mid Summer

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Not Applicable

Height: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing: 9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

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There have been 6 comments posted about this bloom.

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onewish1 wrote:
love the colors!!!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
Ooh My My... It's Beautiful

plantladylin wrote:
Ditto ... gorgeous bloom!

Kell wrote:
George., you need to share seed! LOL So dramatic.

PotEmUp wrote:
I hate to admit it, but I was not good about collecting seed. I may have used what I had on my bagels.


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