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Mexican Gold Poppy
Scientific Name: Eschscholzia mexicana Cham.
Family: Papaveraceae
Mexican Gold Poppy (Eschscholzia mexicana)
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Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: All zones
USDA: All zones (as annual)

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Mexico, southwestern USA

Growth Habits: Annual

Watering Needs: Bloom lasts longer with some water

Propagation: Seeds sown in place in the fall.

Mexican Gold Poppy (Eschscholzia mexicana)

Mexican Gold Poppy (Eschscholzia mexicana)

Cultural Practices:
Fertilizing is not necessary, and excess fertilization will prevent blooming. Remove faded flowers to prolong bloom.

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