Plant: Poppy (Papaver)
Exposure: Full Sun
Soil: Light and Well Drained
Blooms: Spring/Early Summer
Good for butterfly and bee gardens
The poppy plant provides showy blossoms in late spring and early summer. Growing them in spring adds delicate foliage and long-lasting flowers.
The poppy attracts birds, butterflies and bees. The flowers reach about 2 feet in height. Colors range from white, yellow and red in over 80 varieties.