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Papaver orientale 'Queen Alexandra'

Large, papery, pale pink flowers with black blotch at the base of each petal over bright green hairy foliage. Perfect for a cottage garden. Height to 80cm. Hardy

At a glance

Common Name
Oriental poppy
Type
Hardy perennial
Height
60cm to 90cm
Colour
Pink
Spread Rate
Moderate
Flowering
Early Summer
Soil Type
Normal, Drained
Aspect
Part-shade, Sun
Pollination
Attractive to pollinators

Sue's Notes

The foliage of oriental poppies grows early in the season, then the whole plant dies back after flowering. Don't worry, it isn't dead! Just clear the foliage away - it will start to regrow in winter.

Buy this plant

Item Price   Buy  
9cm pot (Out Of Stock) 4.00      
1 litre pot (Collect Only) 5.00      

Prices
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Items marked as Out of Stock
When an item is marked Out Of Stock, it means that we have sold our stocks of that size for the current season and are unlikely to get any more this season.

Collect Only
Items marked Collect Only are only available for purchase in our nursery at Bluebell Cottage Gardens. They cannot be sent through the post.