Information for Meconopsis punicea

Approximately 2000.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Meconopsis punicea - 1  packet for 21 Euros
Meconopsis punicea - 1  gram for 105 Euros
Meconopsis punicea - 10  gram for 932 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 440439
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:6-
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: bright deep RED, pend.
Fruit: (sow in situ, cool position)
Foliage: oblance., to 38x3cm. in basal hairy rosette
Height in meters: 0.25-0.75

Common names for Meconopsis punicea: Red Poppywort, 

Meconopsis punicea is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1:   Stock list
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
51:   Chinese Native and Introduced Plants
129:   Tibetan Native and Introduced Plants
543:  Papaveraceae

Germination guide
Meconopsis punicea seeds will usually germinate in 14-28 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow Meconopsis punicea seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 15C.

Sow on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)

Keep slightly moist.

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