CALIFORNIA POPPY

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CALIFORNIA POPPY suitable for counties:
ALASKA: All counties
ARIZONA: Cochise, Coconino, Gila, Graham, Greenlee, La Paz, Maricopa, Mohave, Pima, Pinal, Santa Cruz, Yavapai, Yuma
ALABAMA: Geneva, Houston
COLORADO: El Paso
CALIFORNIA: Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Lake, Lassen, Los Angeles, Madera, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Orange, Plumas, Riverside, Sacramento, San Benito, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne, Ventura, Yolo
DELAWARE: All counties
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Litchfield, New London
HAWAII: Hawaii, Maui
GEORGIA: Calhoun
ILLINOIS: Kane
IDAHO: Ada, Bonner, Gem, Idaho, Nez Perce
LOUISIANA: Bossier, Lincoln
KENTUCKY: All counties
MICHIGAN: Houghton
MASSACHUSETTS: Suffolk
NORTH CAROLINA: Lenoir, Orange, Robeson
MISSOURI: All counties
NEW HAMPSHIRE: All counties
NEBRASKA: All counties
NEVADA: Clark, Douglas, Lincoln, Washoe
NEW MEXICO: Dona Ana, Grant, Hidalgo, Luna, Santa Fe
OHIO: Franklin, Jefferson
NEW YORK: Albany, Cattaraugus, Monroe, Orange, Suffolk
PENNSYLVANIA: Allegheny, Bucks, Erie, Lehigh, Montgomery, Philadelphia
OREGON: Benton, Clackamas, Coos, Curry, Douglas, Hood River, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Lane, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Wasco, Washington, Yamhill
TENNESSEE: Knox, Stewart
SOUTH CAROLINA: Aiken, Calhoun, Greenville, Orangeburg
UTAH: Grand, Utah, Washington
TEXAS: El Paso, Ellis, Tarrant
WISCONSIN: Dane, Milwaukee
WASHINGTON: Clark, Cowlitz, Island, King, Kitsap, Kittitas, Klickitat, Mason, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Walla Walla, Whitman
WYOMING: Laramie

California poppy belongs to family of papaveraceae plants, its species name is californica. This plant grows actively in spring summer fall. California poppy has green foliage and bears orange colored flowers. California poppy booms in late spring.The plant grows in erect form. California poppy is a moderately growing plant, a mature California poppy can grow up to 1.2 feet. This plant is some what tolerant to draught conditions. Other varieties of this plant are California poppyCalifornia poppy, and California poppy

Active Growth Period : Spring Summer Fall Flower Color : Orange
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Crown
Growth Rate : Moderate Height, Mature (feet) : 1.2
Drought Tolerance : Medium Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
Temperature, Minimum (簞F) : 7 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Late Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Late Spring Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : High Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Summer Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bare Root : No Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 269888
Seed Spread Rate : Moderate Seedling Vigor : High
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Low
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring Summer Fall After Harvest Regrowth Rate : Slow
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : Medium
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Orange
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Porous Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Medium Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Crown
Growth Rate : Moderate Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : - -
Height, Mature (feet) : 1.2 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Short
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : No Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : No Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Anaerobic Tolerance : Medium
CaCO3 Tolerance : Medium Cold Stratification Required : No
Drought Tolerance : Medium Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
Hedge Tolerance : None Moisture Use : Low
pH (Minimum) : 5.8 pH (Maximum) : 7.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 4900 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 19000
Precipitation (Minimum) : 18 Precipitation (Maximum) : 18
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 10 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Intermediate Temperature, Minimum (簞F) : 7

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