Eschscholzia californica — California Poppy — 200 Seeds
Common Names: California Poppy, Golden Poppy, California Sunlight, Cup of Gold
Botanical Name: Eschscholzia californica
Plant Family: Papaveraceae
Life Cycle: Perennial/annual forb. (Grows ornamentally as an annual and will behave as one in places where winters are cold.)
Hardiness Zone: USDA zones 6a-10b
Habit: Plants will be 5 to 12 inches tall by about one foot wide.
Sun/Soil: Full sun in poor to regular garden soil
Germination/Sowing: These seeds are easy to grow. (Instructions will be sent with seeds.)
Growing/Care: Once the seeds are planted little else will be needed to help them along. These plants do best when left on their own to do their thing.
Culinary Uses: Petals can be used as a garnish.
Medicinal Uses: Leaves have been used traditionally in herbal medicine.
Themes/Designs: Mediterranean, Ecological, Low water, Pollinator, Meadow