During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
Jelly Beans' California Poppy-150 Seeds-Summer Color!
Eschscholzia californica Jelly Beans
Flowers: All summer
Position: Full sun
Height: 10 inches
Ideal for: Border, Containers
With a vibrant color range reminiscent of an assortment of jelly beans. These gorgeous, fully-double blooms glisten as they sit above their compact and feathery foliage in an array of orange, pink and apple-blossom shades. So easy-to-grow. Just throw and sow! Ideal for creating wonderful splashes of summer color in sunny borders or containers. Height: 8-10in.
Sowing time: March to May
Sow outdoors where they are to flower. Prepare the ground well and rake to a fine tilth before sowing. Sow 1/2in deep in rows 6in apart.
When large enough to handle, thin out seedlings to 6in apart.