The California Poppy originates from the United States. It is an annual plant, growing to 30-50 cm tall, with serrated greyish green leaves. The flowers are yellow, bright orange or white and will brighten up your garden from late spring to midsummer. California Eschscholtzia is also used by herbalists across the wold. Always consult a qualified medical practitioner or herbalist before using this plant medicinally.
Scientific Name: Eschscholtzia californica
Plant Life Cycle: annual
Sunlight: Full sun
Soil requirement: Well draining and rich
Sowing and cultivation: Sow from March to April. Flowering season is May to October