The free seeds include Cornflower, Field Poppy
, Birdsfoot Trefoil, Oxeye Daisy and Wild Red Clover and will add a fantastic array of vibrant colour to your garden.
Buddleia, hedgerow cranesbill, common field poppy
and foxglove all nestle among the discarded takeaway food cartons and fag ends.
The field poppy
, so fragile when seen individually, yet so powerful when viewed en masse, is a British wildflower that, despite weedkillers, still manages to appear in farmers' fields.
They include cowslip, cornflower, field poppy
, harebell and primrose.
Flanders field poppy
usually refers to the scarlet ancestor of Shirley poppies, which are commonly white, red, pink, orange, and bicolors.
Lorraine O'Neill, Birkenhead, Merseyside CAROL: Papaver rhoeas, the red field poppy
, is an annual and should come up and flower the same year it's sown.