Carnation Rose, ekofrö

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Information

Carnation Rose, with its large and full, carnation-like flowers, 10-12 cm in diameter, and bright pink colour, draws attention to itself, even from afar. Like other full poppy flowers, it keeps much longer than simple varieties. Carnation Rose is 60-70 cm tall and blooms over a long period. A portion contains about 400 seeds.

Edible seeds?
Carnation Rose 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:732
Latin name:Papaver somniferum (paeoniflorum-group)
Botanic family:The Poppy Family - Papaveraceae
Organic:Yes
Lifespan:Annual
F1 Hybrid:No
New variety:No
Height:60-70 cm.
Edible seeds:Yes
Heirloom variety:No

Cultivation advice

Sowing

Sow 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 of about 400 seeds.