Mikado California Poppy


Mikado California Poppy

Eschscholzia californica
(60 days) Cheery cup-shaped silky blooms range from light orange to deep rust, opening their faces to the sun each morning and closing up again at night. Finely cut glaucous blue-green foliage on 12–18" tall plants. Low maintenance, with blooms from early summer into early fall, sometimes taking a break during heat waves. NEW!

5383 Mikado
Item Discounted
A: 0.1g for $2.75   
B: 0.3g for $5.25   
C: 1.2g for $12.00   
D: 6g for $25.00   

Additional Information

California Poppies

Annual. The state flower of California is excellent for borders, rock gardens, bedding. Likes full sun. Do not transplant. Direct seed in May after soil has begun warming. Make succession plantings for blooms all summer.


All flowers are open-pollinated except where noted.

Days in parentheses after a variety indicate days to first bloom.

Germination Testing

For the latest results of our germination tests, please see the germination page.

Our Seeds are Non-GMO


All of our seeds are non-GMO, and free of neonicotinoids and fungicides. Fedco is one of the original companies to sign the Safe Seed Pledge.