B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Meconopsis grandis is cold hardy
USDA Zone:5 -20° to -10°F (-29° to -23.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
PURPLE or deep BLUE, satiny, ~13cm. dia., 4-9 pets.
-30cm., narr. oblance.-ell.-obl., serrate, crenate, rusty-setose
|Height, in meters: 1.2
Height, in feet: 3.96
|Meconopsis grandis sales history
Common names for Meconopsis grandis:
|Grand pavot bleu, Himalayan Blue Poppy, Tibetan Blue,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|9||: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|38||: Indian Native and Introduced Plants|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Meconopsis grandis seeds will usually germinate in 14-28 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Sow Meconopsis grandis seeds 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.