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see poppypoppy,
common name for some members of the Papaveraceae, a family composed chiefly of herbs of the Northern Hemisphere having a characteristic milky or colored sap. Most species are native to the Old World; many are cultivated in gardens for their brilliantly colored if
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a genus of annual or perennial herbs of the family Papaveraceae. The stems and the ternately dissected leaves are bluish green. The solitary flowers are on long peduncles and have a yellow or reddish orange corolla. There are from eight to ten species (or more than 120 subspecies), distributed in the dry western regions of North America, primarily in California. The California poppy (E. californica), an annual ornamental, has many forms and varieties.

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A wide range of annuals such as calendula (pot marigold), nigella (love-in-amist), eschscholzia (Californian poppy), godetia, clarkia, candytuft and larkspur can all be treated in this manner.
Your Flower Beds & Borders free collection will include Lobelia, Alyssum, Aster, Dahlia, Lupin, Eschscholzia, Hollyhock, Antirrhinum and Foxglove.
The 1,745-acre site west of Lancaster is judged to be the most dependable area for California's state flower, Eschscholzia californica.
Californian poppies, which are Eschscholzia californica, annuals with fluted, silky cups in shades of orange and white on 30cm (12in) stems.
Offer B - Pots and Tubs: Petunia Confetti, Coleus Flame Dancers, Impatiens Safari, Lobelia String Of Pearls, Marigold Boy O Boy, Nemesia Carnival Offer C - Beds and Borders:Clarkia Choice Double, Alyssum Carpet Of Snow, Aster Colour Carpet, Dahlia Coltness Hybrids, Eschscholzia Single Mixed, Candytuft Fairy MixedOffer DColourful Cut Flowers:Larkspur Giant Imperial, Cornflower Blue Ball, Gypsophila Monarch White, Calendula Pacific Beauty, Nigella Love In A Mist, Chrysanthemum Annual Tricolour Offer EHerb garden collection - Basil Sweet Genovase, Coriander, Dill, Parsley Plain Leaved, Mint, Chives You can buy any two collections for pounds 6.
org/wiki/F1_hybrid) The majority of hardy annuals such as calendula, godetia, clarkia, cornflower, eschscholzia, nigella, nasturtium and sweet peas are not F1 hybrids but open-pollinated varieties and can be grown from seed collected from your own plants.
TOUGH: Rock roses, thyme HOT CHOICE: Dianthus (Sweet William) BASKING IN IT: Eschscholzia (Californian poppy)
I planted out runner beans with sweet peas dotted amongst them for added colour and also sowed cosmos, cornflowers and eschscholzia, (thankfully they are easier to grow than to spell).
Late Spring and Summer: Campanula, Nemophila, Eschscholzia, Clarkia, Gypsophila, Centaurea, Linum, Lavatera, Nigella, Limnanthes, Cosmos, Reseda, Phacelia, Coreopsis, Nepeta, Persicaria,
Nestled around Fairmont and Antelope buttes 15 miles west of Lancaster are 1,745 acres judged to be the most dependable area for California's state flower, Eschscholzia californica.
California poppies To fill bare spots in the garden, sow seed of Eschscholzia californica for spring color.
On the ornamental side, some hardy annuals such as alyssum, calendula, eschscholzia, limnanthes doulasiinigella can be sown now.