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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 'Queen Alexandra'
Type
Hardy perennial
Height
60cm to 90cm
Colour
Pink
Spread Rate
Moderate
Flowering
Early Summer
Soil Type
Normal, Drained
Aspect
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.

 
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