Poppy, perennial Papaver
the Poppy family is originally from Europe and Asia. There are over 100 sorts and they are well-known easy to grow plants with a short but beautiful blooming and a seedpod for drying, easily self-sows. It thrives in good, permeable soil.
SOWING: The perennials should be sown very shallowly in a cold bed in April-June or directly in the ground in July-September and it is a good idea to protect the sowing with cover materials for a more reliable wintering in the North.