Field Poppy Papaver Rhoeas In Flower 2014

Field Poppies Field Poppies

This year spring sown Field Poppy have struggled to do so well. They generally need some colder weather to encourage germination and the long warm summer we have been having has not helped

The pictures are from a customer who planted the Field Poppy seed in November. Normally to late!.

Papaver Rhoeas Papaver Rhoeas

They were worried that the seeds they had bought had not germinated and may have been washed away with the rain and flooding earlier. But the pictures proved that they can still grow Field Poppy and they have been absolutely delighted with the display this year.