Iceland Poppy Pastello Pink

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Sale price€4,50

Seeds and ranunculus/anemones orders are sent within 10-14 days.

Product Specification

The most exquisite, the most popular and complex of all the flowers we have grown on the farm. Their beauty takes your breath away. Sometimes, it is impossible to believe that we grow such beautiful flowers! Seeds belong to Italian selection, plants are tall and robust, up to 50 cm in height. Closed bud is approximately of the size of a plum. Shades from cream to light and deeper peach.

Tips to Grow:

Can be directly seeded or transplanted. Plant 2-3 seeds in each cell, thin when first true leaves appear. Cover lightly with vermiculite. Avoid disturbing roots, poppies cannot tolerate it. Sow seeds in individual cells. Deadheading is essential to extend blooming. Pinching plants is not necessary nor beneficial. Iceland poppies perform best in cooler conditions – below 21°C. Bloom production and quality declines as temperatures rise.

Numbers of seeds in package: 30 seeds

Average seed life: 4-5 years

Sow for Further Transplanting

6-8

Blooming

12-14

Planting Depth

0.1-0.3 cm

Days to Germination

10-15

Germination Temperature

16-24 ⁰С

Life cycle

annual

Height

40-50 cm

Light Preference

full sun

Spacing

15-20 cm

Starting from Seeds

The journey of cultivating seeds offers numerous rewards. It provides an early start to the season, grants access to a plenty of unique varieties not commonly available at local nurseries, and efficiently fills your cutting garden at a budget-friendly cost.

Growing Experience

Cultivating plants from seeds is not just a horticultural task- it’s a journey of growth and discovery. As you embark on this journey, each stage of the process becomes a fulfilling experience.

From the delicate germination of the seeds to the sturdy emergence of seedlings, and finally, the flourishing of mature plants, you become an active participant in the miraculous cycle of life.

Make the most of our knowledge to avoid common gardening mistakes and successfully grow your dahlias. Explore our blog on "How to start from Seeds" and feel free to reach out with any questions.

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