Poppy, Peony: Salmon (Papaver Paeoniflorum)
Ease of Growing: Easy
Grown as: Annual
Maturity (Bloom): Early summer
Light: Full Sun
Water: Average Water Needs. Water regularly; do not overwater.
Soil Moisture: Moist, well-drained, pH 6.1 - 7.8
Beneficial Insects: Yes. This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and birds.
Sow Depth: 1/4"
Produces: large Salmon Pink Peony Poppy flowers that are 4 inches across and form on long, sturdy stems.
USDA Grow Zone: 3-8
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