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Common Poppy 'Giganthemum'

Papaver somniferum

'Giganthemum' is a Common Poppy variety in the Poppy genus with a scientific name of Papaver somniferum. Giganthemum grows as an Annual and is a Flower. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year.

Giganthemum Common Poppy is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

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How to grow Common Poppy 'Giganthemum'

  • Partial Sun

  • Low

Plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly.

Growing Giganthemum from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 5.85 inches (15.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.12 inches (0.3 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 15°C / 59°F to ensure good germination.

Transplanting Giganthemum

Harvesting Giganthemum

Common Poppy 'Giganthemum' information

How long does Giganthemum take to grow?

These estimates for how long Common Poppy 'Giganthemum' takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!


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