Papaver nudicaule Garden Gnome Group
Dwarf Icelandic Poppy - 9 cm
Papaver nudicaule Garden Gnome Group = Gartenzwerg Group, a hugely popular dwarf variety of the Icelandic poppy, produces scented, bowl-shaped papery flowers in shades of yellow, white, orange and red over many weeks in summer, above a neat mound of blueish-green foliage. Height and spread 30cm by 15cm. Tends to be short lived, but worth a place for its long and cheerful display. Ideal for the front of a sunny border or rock garden, in any well drained soil.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Papaver nudicaule|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Dwarf Icelandic Poppy|
|Flower colour||Orange, Pink, Red, White, Yellow|
|Season of interest||Summer|
|Time to maturity||1 - 2 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|