A dark and stunning double for the garden that when in full bloom will even get the gnomes talking. A deep, deep red/burgundy that is almost black. Popular and easy to grow. Seed heads can be dried and used in flower arrangements. Prefers full sun and well drained soil. Self seeds but crosses with other varieties, throwing interesting hybrids. Grows to 90 cm. 1,000 seeds. Not to WA.
Papaver paeoniflorum 'Black'