Skip to product information
1 of 3

🌱 What is Your Planting Zone?

California Poppy - 50 Plants $52.99

California Poppy - 50 Plants $52.99

Regular price $52.99 USD
Regular price Sale price $52.99 USD
Sale Sold out
View full details

California Poppy

 

The California Poppy, scientifically known as Eschscholzia californica, is a vibrant and iconic wildflower native to the western United States, particularly California. It is not only celebrated for its stunning beauty but also for its ecological significance and cultural importance.

 They are known for their distinctive appearance. They have feathery, fern-like leaves and produce striking, cup-shaped flowers ranging from vibrant orange to yellow and occasionally red. The blooms typically have four petals and sit atop slender stems, creating a breathtaking display blanketing the landscape.

These plants thrive in various habitats, including grasslands, coastal areas, and desert landscapes. They are often seen in large numbers, creating picturesque meadows during their blooming season.

They are typically in full bloom during the spring, with the peak flowering period from late February to early May. The flowers open in response to sunlight, closing at night or on cloudy days.

 

> Holds Cultural Significance

 

It holds cultural significance in the state. In 1903, it was designated the official state flower of California. Its bright and cheerful appearance has made it a symbol of the Golden State's natural beauty and vitality.

Beyond its aesthetic appeal, it plays a vital ecological role. It provides nectar and pollen for various pollinators, including bees and butterflies. Its presence also helps stabilize soil and prevent erosion.

They are popular in gardens and landscaping due to their beauty and low maintenance requirements. They are drought-tolerant and thrive in well-drained soil with total sun exposure.

They are not endangered but face habitat loss and urban development threats. Efforts are underway to conserve the habitats where they grow.

In summary, it is a beloved wildflower known for its dazzling display of colors, cultural significance, and important ecological role. Whether found in the wild or cultivated in gardens, it continues to captivate admirers with its vibrant presence and enduring charm, making it a valid symbol of California's natural heritage.

 

Buy California Poppy at Wholesale Nursery Co

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
100%
(2)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
D
Dan Popoviciu
I'm very...

awesome quality of product and quality vendor, will purchase again!

Dan, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us feedback! We’re glad that you enjoyed your product.

D
Douglas Mitchell
CELANDINE POPPY 3 FOR $12.99

The selection of plants is impressive. The plants are packaged well, and the pricing are really fair.

We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us your 5-star review. It means a lot to the whole team, and we’d love to have you back very soon.