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Poppy Allegro

Poppy Allegro

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Plant name: Oriental poppy 'Allegro'

Other names: Papaver orientale 'Allegro'

Category: Herbaceous perennial

Plant family: Papaveraceae

Light preference: Full sun

Soil preference: Chalk, clay, loam, sand. Acid, Alkaline, Neutral. Well-drained.

Flowering/fruiting month: May - Early June

Size:

  • Up to 0.6 metres height
  • Up to 0.6 metres spread

Description: 'Allegro' is a herbaceous perennial with finely divided, grey-green leaves. In early to mid-summer, it produces papery, orange-red flowers with black centres and black blotches at the base of its petals.

Care: Plant in free-draining, fertile soil in full sun. Provide support to flopping stems if necessary. Propagate by division or with root cuttings.

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