Large Lavender, ekofrö

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Information

Has large single flowers in pink with dark-violet bottom. This plant grows about 1 meter tall and blooms for a long time. Large seedpod. A portion contains about 400 seeds.

Edible seeds?
Large Lavender has edible seeds.

Seeds from the species Papaver somniferum are edible and can be used in cooking and baking. Several other species have poisonous seeds and should not be eaten. Therefore, only use seeds if you’re certain that they come from Papaver somniferum.


 

Product number:731
Latin name:Papaver somniferum
Botanic family:The Poppy Family - Papaveraceae
Organic:Yes
Lifespan:Annual
F1 Hybrid:No
New variety:No
Height:100 cm.
Edible seeds:Yes
Heirloom variety:No

Cultivation advice

Sowing

Sow the annuals shallowly directly in the ground in April-May. Thin out early.

Spacing

Keep 10-15 cm between plants.

Harvest

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Seed

5 000-9 000/g.
One portion contains about 400 seeds.