California Poppies - Mission Bells Mix - Eschscholzia californica
Tender Perennial Open Pollinated. Double and semi-double forms of this popular wildflower have satiny petals in a range of colors (white, pink, orange, and red). Easy to grow and a charming addition to the garden. Requires little maintenance and re-seeds heavily. 1/4 lb covers approximately 1000 sq ft if broadcast.
Flowers: Deer resistant. Blooms spring to late summer
Attracts: Attracts bees, butterflies, and beneficial insects
Soil: Prefers slightly acidic, well drained soil
USDA Zone: 3-10
Plant In: Fall or Spring
Planting Depth: 1/8
Days to Germinate: 20-45 Days
Height At Maturity: 12"-24"
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Light Water
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer Height: 18 Quantities of Specie Type Annual: 5 Perennial: 0 Biennial: 0 Native: 5 Imported: 0 Seeding Rate: 1/4-.5 Lb/1000 sq ft or 7 Lbs/acre