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Oriental poppy 'Oriental blend'    

Papaver orientale

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Oriental blend is part of the Poppy genus and is a Oriental poppy variety. Its scientific name is Papaver orientale 'Oriental blend'. Oriental blend is a heirloom variety. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Outrageous Orange and   Dark pink and   Antique white. When mature, blooms are roughly 12.0 cm (that's 4.68 inches in imperial) in diameter.Oriental blend normally grows with a clump-forming habit to a mature height of 75.0 cm (that's 2.44 feet imperial). This variety tends to bloom in late spring.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Oriental blend have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Oriental blend

  • Full Sun

  • Low

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Oriental blend are Zone 1 and Zone 6.

Growing Oriental blend from seed

Seeds require light to germinate. Surface sow and rake in lightly; sprinkle regularly to keep soil moist until sprouting.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Oriental blend about 40 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Oriental blend

Harvesting Oriental blend

Other Names for Oriental poppy 'Oriental blend'

Oriental Mix