California Poppy, Eschscholzia californica


Vibrant orange flowers and abundant pollen draw both gardeners and beneficial insects to the California poppy. Its feathery, gray-green foliage adds to the beauty of this mid-size plant. Plant may self-seed if conditions are right, and also has deep roots which may help this tender perennial to survive a winter. Garden flower popular since Victorian times. Full sun; best in sandy, well-drained soil. 50 seeds/2.50, 1/4 oz./6.50, 1/2 oz./12.00.