Eschscholzia californica | California Poppy & Sunlight | Cup of Gold | 100_Seeds

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These seeds were collected from Eschscholzia californica, also known as California Poppy, California Sunlight, and Cup of Gold. This plant became the state flower of California in 1903. It has stunning blossoms of red, orange, pink, and yellow. They are not air pollenated, so they will not cause allergies. In the 1700s Spanish settlers called it copa de oro meaning cup of gold. For one example, the indigenous people used the plant as a cosmetic. People all over the world quickly fell in love with this plant. It is now a cultural icon representing California. his flower can be grown anywhere as an annual and is a tender perennial in USDA Hardiness Zones 6 to 11.

Unfurling the promise of radiant tapestries in your garden, the Eschscholzia californica seeds beckon you on an enchanting journey of hues and resilience. The bewitching blossoms, ranging from golden poppies to fiery oranges, bestow a vivacious spectacle upon your outdoor canvas. A testament to endurance, these seeds thrive in USDA Hardiness Zones 6 to 11, unfazed by the whims of varied climates.

Amidst this kaleidoscope of colors, discover the subtle symphony of fragrance that emanates from these blossoms, inviting not just the visual senses but also the olfactory realm. As these blossoms sway in the breeze, their delicate perfume adds an ethereal layer to your garden oasis.

The Eschscholzia californica, or California Poppy, serves not only as an aesthetic marvel but also as a haven for butterflies and moths in their larval stages. Witness the metamorphosis as these vibrant blooms nurture the delicate life cycles of fluttering creatures, enhancing the ecological tapestry of your surroundings.

Be embraced by the ballet of nature as bees, butterflies, ladybugs, hummingbirds, and moths partake in the botanical banquet provided by the California Poppy. These blooms, far from mere ornamentation, serve as a vital resource for a multitude of wildlife, enriching the biodiversity of your garden sanctuary.

Engage with the captivating narrative of this resilient flora, as it captivates not only the eye but the spirit, weaving tales of resilience and natural harmony. An investment in Eschscholzia californica seeds is an investment in a living tapestry, where every petal unfurls a chapter of the boundless saga that is your garden.