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Allegro Oriental poppy seeds promise one of the most radiant, exotic, and eye-catching blooms available to home gardeners. Allegro Oriental poppy seeds grow a singular brilliant 8 – 10” cup-shaped scarlet bloom with a deeply set purple center. Allegro Oriental poppy is a dwarfed and convenient 16 – 24” tall mound and ideal for indoor planters, window boxes, or hanging baskets. Allegro Oriental poppies are hardy, frost tolerant, and easy to grow from seed, ideal as a tidy yet invigorating trim to any stale flower bed. 1000 seeds.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Allegro Oriental Poppy Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTaxonomy:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cem\u003e Papaver orientale\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSeed Type:\u003c\/strong\u003e Perennial\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSow Indoors or Outdoors:\u003c\/strong\u003e Allegro Oriental poppy seeds are frost tolerant and can be sown directly outdoors in either late fall or early spring. Oriental poppy seeds have a wildflower growth habit and can be broadcasted similarly. Blend 1 part poppy seed to 5 parts sand to increase visibility during sowing and lightly rake and tamp. 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Poppies are susceptible to root rot, powdery mildew, and botrytis fungus in wet and poorly drained soils. Oriental poppies have no serious pests or diseases.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e One intense scarlet bloom with a dark purple and deeply set center\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAllegro Oriental poppy seeds are frost tolerant and can be sown directly outdoors in either late fall or early spring. Oriental poppy seeds have a wildflower growth habit and can be broadcasted similarly. Blend 1 part poppy seed to 5 parts sand to increase visibility during sowing and lightly rake and tamp. For earliest spring blooms, begin Allegro Oriental poppy seeds indoors 6 – 8 weeks prior and transplant to either indoors or out. Whether sowing indoors or out, lightly cover 2 – 3 Allegro Oriental poppy seeds 8\" apart in organically rich, fertile, medium moisture, and well-drained soil in full sun, or broadcast the seed-sand mix directly. Although Allegro Oriental poppy seeds thrive in many full-sun gardens, they will not perform well in high humidity and prolonged summer heat. Poppies are susceptible to root rot, powdery mildew, and botrytis fungus in wet and poorly drained soils. Oriental poppies have no serious pests or diseases. Allegro Oriental poppy seeds mature in 112 – 126 days as 16 – 24” dwarfed mounds with a 12 – 15” spread and one enormous 8 – 10” cup-shaped scarlet bloom.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003ePapaver orientale\u003c\/em\u003e, or the Oriental poppy, is native to northeastern Turkey and Iran and dry regions of Georgia and Azerbaijan's Caucasus mountains. Widespread crossing and hybridizing of the \u003cem\u003ePapaver orientale\u003c\/em\u003e during the 19th Century has lead to an abundance of colors and intensities available to the contemporary Oriental poppy gardener.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e"}
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Oriental Poppy Seeds - Allegro

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112 – 126 days. Allegro Oriental poppy seeds promise one of the most radiant, exotic, and eye-catching blooms available to home gardeners. Allegro Oriental poppy seeds grow a singular brilliant 8 – 10” cup-shaped scarlet bloom with a deeply set purple center. Allegro Oriental poppy is a dwarfed and convenient 16 – 24” tall mound and ideal for indoor planters, window boxes, or hanging baskets. Allegro Oriental poppies are hardy, frost tolerant, and easy to grow from seed, ideal as a tidy yet invigorating trim to any stale flower bed. 1000 seeds.

Growing Allegro Oriental Poppy Garden Seeds


  • Taxonomy: Papaver orientale
  • Seed Type: Perennial
  • Sow Indoors or Outdoors: Allegro Oriental poppy seeds are frost tolerant and can be sown directly outdoors in either late fall or early spring. Oriental poppy seeds have a wildflower growth habit and can be broadcasted similarly. Blend 1 part poppy seed to 5 parts sand to increase visibility during sowing and lightly rake and tamp. For earliest spring blooms, begin Allegro Oriental poppy seeds indoors 6 – 8 weeks prior and transplant to either indoors or out.
  • Days to Maturity: 112 – 126 days
  • Hardiness Zone: 3 – 8
  • Planting Depth: Lightly cover 2 – 3 seeds or broadcast directly
  • Plant Spacing: 8”
  • Growth Habit: 16 – 24” dwarfed mound with a 12 – 15” spread and one enormous 8 – 10” cup-shaped bloom
  • Soil Preference: Organically rich, fertile, medium moisture, well-drained
  • Light Preference: Full sun
  • Diseases/Pests/Troubleshooting: Although Allegro Oriental poppy seeds thrive in many full-sun gardens, they will not perform well in high humidity and intense summer heat. Poppies are susceptible to root rot, powdery mildew, and botrytis fungus in wet and poorly drained soils. Oriental poppies have no serious pests or diseases.
  • Color: One intense scarlet bloom with a dark purple and deeply set center

Allegro Oriental poppy seeds are frost tolerant and can be sown directly outdoors in either late fall or early spring. Oriental poppy seeds have a wildflower growth habit and can be broadcasted similarly. Blend 1 part poppy seed to 5 parts sand to increase visibility during sowing and lightly rake and tamp. For earliest spring blooms, begin Allegro Oriental poppy seeds indoors 6 – 8 weeks prior and transplant to either indoors or out. Whether sowing indoors or out, lightly cover 2 – 3 Allegro Oriental poppy seeds 8" apart in organically rich, fertile, medium moisture, and well-drained soil in full sun, or broadcast the seed-sand mix directly. Although Allegro Oriental poppy seeds thrive in many full-sun gardens, they will not perform well in high humidity and prolonged summer heat. Poppies are susceptible to root rot, powdery mildew, and botrytis fungus in wet and poorly drained soils. Oriental poppies have no serious pests or diseases. Allegro Oriental poppy seeds mature in 112 – 126 days as 16 – 24” dwarfed mounds with a 12 – 15” spread and one enormous 8 – 10” cup-shaped scarlet bloom.

Papaver orientale, or the Oriental poppy, is native to northeastern Turkey and Iran and dry regions of Georgia and Azerbaijan's Caucasus mountains. Widespread crossing and hybridizing of the Papaver orientale during the 19th Century has lead to an abundance of colors and intensities available to the contemporary Oriental poppy gardener.

 

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