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Growth habit.

Flower close up.

Flowers bloomed in June and then again in August.

Spanish Poppy, Moroccan Poppy
Papaver atlanticum


Silver-green, pubescent basal foliage is pinnately lobed and oblong-oblanceolate. Small hairy buds open into delicate orange single flowers.

Plant Type: perennial

Plant Form or Habit: upright/vertical

Plant Use: In beds and borders. Plant in groups.

Light Requirement: full sun

Flower Color:
Bloom Period:
late spring
early summer
Height: Minimum: 8 inches      Maximum: 12 inches

Width: Minimum: 12 inches     Maximum: 12 inches

Foliage Texture: medium

USDA Hardiness Zone: 5

Water Requirements: average

Additional Comments: Propagate from seed or root cuttings. Reseeds.

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