A true Oregon native! Originally collected from a wildness area in Josphine Co (S. Oregon). This hardy , drought tolerant annual has bright yellow flowers and grey-green foliage. Smaller and more compact than the ornamental California poppies, but just as reliable and long-blooming. Attracts honey bees, bumblebees, mason bees and butterflies.
- Height- 8-12”
- Width- 8-12”
- Water: very Dry to Moist
- Sun: Full sun to part shade
- Bloom time: June-August (depending on moisture availability)
- Direct sowing: Sow in spring or fall. Seeds will germinate readily in fall and grow steadily throughout the winter.
- Growing transplants: Seeds do not exhibit dormancy but germinate best in cool temperatures (50-65 degrees).