Meconopsis grandis 
Blue Poppy

Papaveraceae

 

Height:  60 cm. 

Flower colour: sky blue

Flowering time:  mid June - early July

Sunlight:  part shade

Soil:  humus rich, fertile, well drained, moist 

pH: acid - neutral

Hardiness:  hardy, but can be short lived

Plant range: Himalayas

 

Not drought tolerant
during the summer.
Grows best in slightly acidic,
fertile soil. 

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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