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Sehlohlo

Papaver aculeatum

Papaver aculeatum by Peter Warren (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/)

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

H5-H1c

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Sehlohlo Overview

Papaver aculeatum is an attractive, orange- or red-flowered annual, or short-lived perennial, and the only poppy endemic to the southern hemisphere. It makes an attractive addition to the rock garden or front border, and in mixed container plantings.

Special features of Sehlohlo

Drought resistant

Pot plant

Attracts bees

Pioneer

Other uses of Sehlohlo

Edible