Poppy, Corn, “Mother of Pearl” Seeds
As precious as a pearl! ‘Mother of Pearl’ poppies practically glow in stunning shades of pink, white, and purple, with showy crepe paper-like petals and contrasting dark centers. This blend is stunning when planted in mass along borders or in garden beds. Incredibly low-maintenance and drought tolerant, this vigorous, easy-to-grow poppy will bring long-lasting color to the garden and attract pollinators all summer long! Harvest seed pods to add to dried floral bouquets. Deer resistant.
Packet contains ~960 seeds.
When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date, or as soon as soil can be worked; or fall for bloom the following spring. Mild Climates: Only fall sowing recommended.
When to Start Inside: Not recommended; does not transplant well.
Days to Emerge: 10–15 days
Seed Depth: Press into surface
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 6"-8"
Thinning: When 1"–2" tall, thin to 1 every 6"–8"
Special Care: Corn poppies often reseed. Deadhead (remove spent blooms) if reseeding is not desired.