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Opium poppy

Latin name: Papaver Somniferum

Plant type: Annual

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Sun/shade: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Soil type: Chalk, Sand, Loam

Months of flowering: June, July, August

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

Flower colours: Pink, Purple, Red, White

Petals: 4

Arrangement: Single