Kids' Activities With Poppies?

Answer The poppy holds a special place throughout history, ranging from a key scene in the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" to the flower's significance to those who have lost their lives in military servi... Read More »

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When are Oriental poppies or Icelandic poppies available to plant?

Oriental poppies or Iceland poppies bloom in early summer, most notably May and June; it is this time that they are available in nurseries. Poppies grow between two and four feet high and bloom in ... Read More »

Fungus on Poppies?

Your spring- and summer-blooming poppies that add brilliant pops of color to your home garden can develop fungus problems that lead to infection. Maintain consistent care, as vigorous poppies have ... Read More »

How to Grow Poppies?

Poppies are versatile, show-stopping plants that include several varieties, from the big, bold Oriental poppy, which can grow as tall as 4 feet, to the demure Alpine poppy, topping out at about 10 ... Read More »

Do poppies grow in california?

The poppy is the state flower of California. Eschscholtzia californica, or California Poppy, grows wild in California and became the official state flower in 1903. The poppy even has its own day in... Read More »