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Zone
Zones 2-24, 31-43
Full Sun
Full
Regular Water
Moderate
Toxicity
Roots are poisonous if ingested.

Glaucium corniculatum

Red Horned Poppy
Papaveraceae
Annuals

GLAUCIUM

Gray-green leaves of these plants are lobed or finely cut. Cup-shaped, fourpetaled, 2-in. flowers are individually short lived, but they keep coming during summer bloom season. Flowers are followed by unusually long (to 1 ft.), slender seed capsules. Sow seeds in place in fall or early spring.

Glaucium corniculatum

From Europe, southwest Asia. Grows 1 to 1 1/2 ft. high and as wide. Gray-green leaves are lobed or finely cut. Cup-shaped, four-petaled, 2-in. orange-red flowers are individually short lived, but they keep coming during summer bloom season. Flowers are followed by unusually long (to 1 ft.), slender seed capsules.

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