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Prickly poppy (Argemone mexicana)

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2.76 € *
Base Price 0.03 €/ seed
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Item number
ARG03
Seed quantity:
100 Pcs.
Botanical name:
A. spinosa, A. versicolor, Argemone mexicana, Echtrus mexicanus, Papaver mexicanum
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Description

The Aztecs recognised this particular poppy as a remedy for infections. In today's Mexico the yellow milk-sap is used as mild narcotic, occasionally the leaves are smoked.


100 Seeds

Growing instructions
Annual herb. Sow the seeds directly outside or in containers in spring. Do not transplant! Prefers a sandy soil, and grows well sunny location.

Details: Plant description & care

Plant family:
Papaveraceae
Plant height approx.:
30–90 cm
Flower colour:
Yellow
Flowering period :
August, July, September
Location:
Sun
Water requirements:
Watering during dry periods
Lifecycle :
Annual
Winter hardy up to:
Not hardy

Sowing & cultivation

Indoor pre-culture (seedling stage):
April, March
Sowing time outdoors:
April, May
Sowing depth:
Needs light to germinate
Best germination temperature :
20 – 22 °C
Germination time in days:
14 – 30
Planting distance approx.:
30 x 30 cm

Companion planting

Other names

German names:
Mexikanischer Stachelmohn, Teufelsfeige
English names:
Mexican pricklepoppy, Mexican prickly poppy, Mexican thistle, prickly poppy, yellow thistle
French names:
argemone mexicaine, argémone du Mexique, pavot epineux
Spanish names:
adormidera espinosa, cardo blanco, chicalote

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