Friday, January 1, 2010

Family | Papaveraceae

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Poppy GARDENING 

Poppies are classic

 

Corn poppy (Papaver  Rhoeas)


Corn poppy (Papaver  Rhoeas)
Poppy seeds carefully sown during the winter reward this gardener with pink and red taffeta like petals. The directions stated, "place the seeds directly onto the soil," as they require exposure to the sun for germination.





Illustration Papaver somniferum0.jpg
Papaver somniferum
Prof. Dr. Otto Wilhelm Thomé 
Flora von Deutschland
Österreich und der Schweiz 1885
Gera, Germany













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