Scotts Miracle Gro Papaver rhoeas Supreme Mixed

Papaver rhoeas Supreme Mixed - image: RHS
Papaver rhoeas Supreme Mixed - image: RHS

In 2011, a few plants were found with extra large double flowers within an old stock of double Shirley poppies, the best ones then crossed together and selected on for two generations for bi-colour picotee edges and consistent giant flowers.

The resulting seed mixture, Papaver rhoeas Supreme Mixed, has stunning picotee bi-colours in pink, cherry and orange shades with white centres.

The flower size is the largest in its class, about three times larger than a common Papaver rhoeas and flowers are semi-double to double. Papaver rhoeas Supreme Mixed is more robust and decorative both for its flowers as well as a foliage plant.


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