This beautiful purple poppy adds a stunning splash of color to any garden. If you're used to seeing California Poppy in orange flavors, this one is a bit of a surprise - where did the purple come from among all the warm-colored varieties that come in reds, oranges, and yellows?
These poppies have a habit of opening and closing with the light, which is fitting for their home state of California. Perfect for indoor gardens!
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Scientific Name: Eschscholzia Californica 'Purple Gleam'
Common Name: California Poppy, Purple - Purple Gleam
Plant Type: Annual
Native Range: United States (California Region)
Zones: 3 to 10
Full Growth Height: 16 inches
Spread: 6-12 inches
Exposure: Full Sun
Blooming Season: Spring to Fall
Attracts: Butterflies, Bees
Flower: Showy, Cut Flower, Edible
Flower Color: Purple, Pink
Water Requirement: Dry, Moderate
Soil Type: Well-drained, Loam, Sand, Chalk
Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral, Acid
Garden Uses: Cottage Gardens, Cut Flowers, Summer Bedding