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Eschscholtzia hardy annuals


Eschscholtzia hardy annualsThe Eschscholtzia are pretty hardy annuals, especially during August, when they are in flower. Any rich soil suits them. Easily raised from seed sown on a gentle hotbed in spring, and afterwards transplanted to the border.

They flower longest if sown in autumn, but the young plants need protection through the winter. Their height is about 1 foot.