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Horned Poppy

Glaucium flavum

Also known as

Sea poppy, Yellow horned poppy

Glaucium flavum pm01 by Peter A. Mansfeld (CC BY 3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Horned Poppy Overview

Short-lived perennial species that is frequently grown as a biennial plant. Growing from a central rosette on the ground, foliage is lobed and coloured blue-green. Bright yellow, sometimes orange blooms are produced on branched stems coloured with a grey tinge. These flowers are poppy-like, with wide, spreading petals. Flowers lead onto spiny, green seed pods.

Other uses of Horned Poppy

Dried arrangements, cutting bed, border. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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