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Papaver orientale 'King Kong'

A stunning deep red oriental poppy with slightly ruffled flowers with a dark black centre. Flowers held on tall stems above hairy green foliage. Hardy. Up to 1m.

At a glance

Common Name
Oriental poppy 'King Kong'
Type
Hardy perennial
Height
90cm to 1.2m
Colour
Red
Spread Rate
Moderate
Flowering
Early Summer
Soil Type
Normal, Drained
Aspect
Sun
Pollination
Attractive to pollinators

Sue's Notes

Perennial oriental poppies start into growth early and most of them die back after flowering. If the look unsightly when they've finished flowering, just cut all the leaves back to ground level from where they will reshoot.

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1 Litre pot (Collect Only) 5.50      

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