***This Spring Blooming Oriental Poppy, Papaver Orientale is a perennial flowering plant native to the Caucasus, North Eastern Turkey and Northern Iran, not the Orient as the name would seem to indicate.
Harlem Oriental Poppy (Papaver orientale Harlem) perennial, Partial Shade/Full Sun, Zone 3 - 18 - 24 tall x 24 - 30 wide, spring flowers. Large burgundy red flowers on long sturdy stems. Poppies go summer dormant until the weather cools again in early f
Papaver 'Single Black' Huge single darkest purple-maroon blooms bear stunning white anthers & a contrasting lime green ovary in the center. To tall, plant them early & in rich soil Self-sows for free plants each Spring.
This is a definite someday! I miss poppies Papaver Princess Victoria Louise. Had these 20 years ago befor my yard got so shaded. Going to start a sun garden this year and have to remember how much I love these interplanted with Iris.