Approximately 10000.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:5
Type of plant - annual
Flower: RED, 5-7cm. dia.,
Fruit: (sow in situ)
Foliage: to 15cm., pinnatisect
Height in meters: 0.4-0.9
Parts of Papaver rhoeas are considered toxic.
Common names for Papaver rhoeas:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1: Stock list
9: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
12: British Native Wild Flowers Shrubs and Trees
36: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
53: Bedding Plant Seed List
76: Californian Native Plant Seed List
77: Central European Native and Introduced Plants
85: Natives of U.S.South West (Arizona Texas New Mexico)
86: Natives of U.S.North East
87: Natives of Central U.S.A.
88: Natives of U.S.North West
89: Natives of U.S.South East
90: Cereals, Legumes, and other Food and Oilseed Plants
131: Toxic Plants
161: Edible Flowers
719: North American Native Ethnobotanicals
952: Wholesale Selection
Papaver rhoeas seeds will usually germinate in 10-30 days. Normally germinates in the dark. Sow Papaver rhoeas seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 12°C.
Best sown in situ.