Exquisite scarlet-orange flowers set your garden ablaze with color. Spectacular in mass plantings and wildflower areas. Often reseeds.
'Mikado' poppy with its saucer-shaped, bright orange-red flowers adds loads of color when planted in mass. Dramatic sun lovers; flowers open in sunlight and close on cloudy days and night. A heat- and drought-tolerant plant requiring little care, it often self-sows, providing years of beauty.
Variety Info2"–3" scarlet and orange saucer-shaped flowers with four silky, paper-like petals.
Not recommended; roots sensitive to disturbance.
RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks beforeyour average last frost date, when soil temperature is 50°–60°F, or early to mid-fall for bloom the following spring. Mild Climates: Late summer to early fall for winter and spring bloom.