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The Poppies are Blooming

Posted by CLBlakey 2b (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 23, 13 at 16:09

I got some seed from Lance this spring and they starting to show their true colors.

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RE: The Poppies are Blooming

  • Posted by beegood Zone 3 Alberta (My Page) on
    Tue, Jul 23, 13 at 17:00

Beautiful Poppies. Some day when I know what I want where I will Get some more. Seeded the last poppy bed into grass. Thanks for sharing


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RE: The Poppies are Blooming

Nice! Glad you got to see some before you go. If anyone wants seed let me know I have enough for acres.

SCG


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RE: The Poppies are Blooming

Nice!
I love poppies, bees love them too, seems they cant get enough of them.


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I would not mind to get some of your poppy seeds

I remember a neigbhour of mine, some years ago having lots of them grow as well Looked so fine

Is yet a memory

How would I go about getting some of the seed you have South Country Guy


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RE: The Poppies are Blooming

Email sent to you diane_v_44.


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RE: The Poppies are Blooming

This is a sport that I have grown for a few years and is now stable. It is a P. somniferum that I call King Crimson.

These deep saturated colours don't photograph well and I had to take a photo of just one petal to get the correct colour.


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RE: The Poppies are Blooming

My daughter and I where just talking about this colour in a poppy maybe two days ago Several years I had it growing in the garden of a house I no longer own

Nice to see for sure

Will send it along to Grace, to see this


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