Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Papaver burseri, Alpine Poppy

Common Name: Alpine Poppy

Family: Papaveraceae

Genus: Papaver

Species: burseri

Characteristics of Plant
The common name, Alpine Poppy, applies to both Papaver burseri and Papaver alpinum.

Blue-Gray Leaves

short-lived perennial farther south, but self sows

Shop seed from these EG member's stores.

Life Cycle

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 3
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Height
6 - 8 inches
8 - 10 inches
10 - 12 inches

Flower Color

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