How deep a poppy container?

rross(NSW Aust)February 17, 2014

I'd like to grow Shirley poppies in containers. Do they have shallow or deep roots? What's the depth of the shallowest container I could plant them in for happy and floriferous plants?

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Ohiofem(6a Ohio)

Shirley poppies have a long, delicate tap root and hate to have their roots disturbed. I think you would probable need a container that is at least 10-12 inches deep.

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