Argemone mexicana - Stekelpapaver (15)

€ 0,45

Hoogte: 40 cm.
Bloeit: jul-aug
Type: HHA
Winterhard in: zones 8-10 (0 C)

Papaverachtige met grote bloemen en zilvergrijsgroen blad met witte nerven en flinke stekels. Medicinale plant voor hoofd- en kiespijn.

Kiemt in 14-31 dagen bij ca 20C

Voedselrijke grond, zon/hafschaduw

Waarschuwing: Gehele plant is giftig


The prickly poppy has been a big part of culture in Mexico primarily. It has a wide aray of uses including a pain reliever for toothache and headache as well as an anesthetic. It has antiflammatory properties as well as a general treatment for the common cold. It is comparible in effects to other strains of poppies without the addictive chemicals.

Height: 40 cm.
Flowers: jul-aug
Type: HHA
Hardy in: zones 8-10 (0 C)

Sowing instructions:
Germinates in 14-31 days at about 20 Celsius

Planting instructions:
Rich soil in full sun or partial shade.

Warning: all parts of the plant are poisonous