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Papaver somniferum (common names: Opium poppy)

Papaver somniferum is a member of the genus Papaver and is commonly known as Opium poppy; on this page you will find:

  1. Where to buy Papaver somniferum plants & price comparison.
  2. Care tips & advice on members' questions.
  3. Photos of Papaver somniferum plants in real gardens.

Where to buy

Clicking on any of these plants will give you more information, you only leave this website if you decide to buy. You can see all the Papaver plants and Papaver seeds and bulbs for sale in our garden centre which lists products from over 25 popular websites.

We have 76 photos of Papaver somniferum in real gardens

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring.

You can also discover who's growing Papaver somniferum.

  • Gorgeous Poppy 2 (Papaver somniferum (Opium poppy))
    By Janey
  • Poppy Blackcurrant Fizz (Papaver somniferum (Opium poppy))
    By paultheg..
  • Close up of poppy (Papaver somniferum)
    By Janette
  • Poppy (Papaver somniferum)
    By Janette


Questions on Papaver somniferum

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