Eastern horned poppy (Dicranostigma Franchetianum) 500 seeds (#946)

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A charming and unusual member of the poppy family from the mountain slopes of central China.
This hardy annual is rare in cultivation but strikingly beautiful in mixed borders or in a naturalistic rock gardens.
These poppies require full sun and poor to average, well drained soil. They thrive on hot, dry sites as well as a sandy soil and are good choice for seaside gardens.

Genus - Dicranostigma
Species - Franchetianum
Common name - Eastern horned poppy
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 10
Height - 0,60 m
Spread - 0,30 m
Plant type - Annual
Exposure - Full Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Acid, neutral, alkaline
Soil type - Average garden soil, moist
Water requirements - Average
Landscape uses - Mixed borders, rock gardens
Bloom season - June - September
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Bright Yellow

Sow directly 3-5 mm deep on surface of soil from April to May.
Firm gently and keep moist.
Seedlings appear in 14-28 days.
Make 2-3 sowing for successive flowering during the summer season. Remove dead heads to prolong flowering.
Like most poppies, they resent transplanting, but they can be moved if they are handled carefully and are still small.
Plant self sows.

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