Papaver ruprifragum ‘Tangerine Gem’

Description

(Papaver ruprifragum )

Compact plant with 60cm tall flower spikes, of papery tangerine flowers in summer.

POSITION & USES

Mixed in a perennial garden, rockeries or as an edge to pathways. Well drained soil in full sun is ideal.

CULTIVATION

Remove dead flowerheads and foliage.

FERTILISING

Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking its best.

Plant Attributes

HAT COLOUR Orange
SPECIAL QUALITIES ‘Tangerine Gem’ is a wonderfully attractive plant with oodles of double, tissue paper tangerine blooms, which is a fairly unusual colour in modern gardens.
FLOWERS Masses of papery tangerine flowers in summer.
PLANTS NEEDED PER SQUARE METRE 9
HABIT Compact plant with 60cm tall flower spikes.
WIDTH 50cm
HEIGHT 45cm