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California Poppy

Eschscholzia californica
Size Chart

Annuals & Perennials Size Chart

Annuals & Perennials Size Chart

Typically available in spring. Check with your local store for current availability. 

This California native has bright yellow to deep orange blooms on blue-green foliage. Will naturalize on sunny hillsides and in country gardens. Great for attracting native pollinators. 

Plant with Wild Lilac 'Diamond Heights'


  • Landscape Size: 1'-2' tall, 1' wide
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Needs: Low
  • Sunset Zone: 1-24
  • Growth Habit: Upright, Mounding
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Attributes: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Flowers for Cutting, Deer Resistant, Waterwise

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

Green Thumb Guide

Plant in enriched, well drained soil. Water sparingly and feed occasionally with a light, all purpose fertilizer. California poppies will reseed themselves and come back year after year.



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