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Latest photos of poppies

  • Purple poppy.
    Oliveoil
  • Papaver orientale
    Hywel
  • For Oliveoil..
    Cottagekaren
  • with the cap
    Kasy

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We have 527 photos of poppies

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring in slideshow format, or you can browse 16 at a time.

  • North Shropshire
    Heron
  • Corn Poppies  (from blog) (corn poppies)
    Janey
  • Papaver Orientale........Victoria Louise (Papaver orientale (Oriental poppy))
    Janey
  • Papaver orientale 'Doubloon' (Papaver orientale (Oriental poppy))
    Spritzhenry
  • Iceland Poppy.
    Bonkersbon
  • Poppies
    Clarice
  • Poppy
    Irish
  • Poppy Open
    Irish

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Gardeners' thoughts

A field of Poppies in Poppy land

Poppy_field_.2

My husband knows how much I love to see a field of poppies today he surprised me by taking me to see a field full of them...

47 comments

amy

25 Jun, 2014
Amy

My Poppies 2013

P1020936_first_blue_poppy

Whether Meconopsis or Papaver I do like these brightly coloured flowers. I have been rewarded with a blue poppy for the first...

27 comments

scotsgran

26 Jun, 2013
Scotsgran

Once upon a time

Dsc00101

Once upon a time in a galaxy far, far away, I attempted to grow my very first Romneya. It died. And then I grew my second...

9 comments

jasonf

18 Aug, 2011
Jasonf

Meeting 'Patty'.

Temp_006

I don't know if you know the story of Papaver orientale 'Patty's Plum' do you? Well-it was discovered in the 1990s on a...

60 comments

spritzhenry

24 Feb, 2010
Spritzhenry

Perenial Poppies IDs Needed ...................

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Plez can any Member help with the ID/Name Of My 3 Garden Poppies? Id like so much 2 put them on their own Page in MY GARDEN...

20 comments

jacque

3 Jun, 2009
Jacque

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Questions & advice on poppies

If you can't find the answer to your gardening question here, feel free to ask our friendly community. Just ask in the form on this page


Too late for Californian poppies?

3 replies

bryony

25 May, 2010
Bryony

Cutting back Welsh Poppies

6 replies

merlinbabydog

13 Jul, 2009
Merlinbabydog

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Poppy ID Please ??

7 replies

jacque

20 Jun, 2009
Jacque

Oriental Poppy

11 replies

motinot

17 Jun, 2009
Motinot

June_2009_073

Poppy

7 replies

TELME8

11 Jun, 2009
Telme8

poppies

4 replies

future_green_guru

3 Jun, 2009
Future_green_guru

poppy seedlings lying flat

1 reply

bryony

5 Apr, 2009
Bryony

Poppy_heads

Opium Poppy

3 replies

sodapopklc

13 Sep, 2008
Sodapopklc

Welsh Poppies

2 replies

merlinbabydog

30 Jun, 2008
Merlinbabydog

Yellow Poppie a weed or not

7 replies

Scotkat

11 Jun, 2008
Scotkat

Wild_poppy

WILD POPPY

5 replies

Harli

24 Apr, 2008
Harli

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