Kallstroemia grandiflora

Kallstroemia grandiflora

Arizona poppy

Drought tolerant, summer annual frequently found along roadways, open areas, or low spots where rain showers leave adequate moisture for quick germination. Produces large, five-petalled crimson blossoms. Not generally seen in mass communities; may be found blooming as late as October.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
12 
- 36 
in.
Life Form: 
Annual
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Low
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Average
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Average
Moderately Fine: 
Not Adapted
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Marginal
Seeding Rate: 
- 12 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
30.00 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
93,700
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Orange to Crimson
Blooming Season: 
Summer
Fall