One of the spectacular flowers I have never seen before.
GIANT POPPY Romneya coulteri 'White Cloud'
Native to southern California. Perennial, spectacular plant growing to 8ft. or more. Stems and deeply cut 3-4in. leaves are gray green. Flowers up to 9in. wide, with 5 or 6 white, crepe paperlike petals surrounding round cluster of golden stamens. Fragrant, blooms June-July. Flowers handsome in arrangements; if cut in bud, will open in water, last for a few days.
Watering / Sun:
Little to no water; Full sun to partial shade.
|Date Taken:||2 Aug 2010 - 1:20 PM|
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