(Plant heights are given at maturity)
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Also known as:  Coulters Matilija Poppy. Fried Egg Plant or Tree Poppy

Romneya coulteri Perennial  Romneya coulteri - Perennial;  This spectacular plant is native to Cailfornia and parts of Mexico.  It has grey green leaves and large white blooms with a big yellow center eye.  Named by its cataloguer, Thomas Coulter, for his friend, astronomer Romney Robinson.  A tea made from the leaves has been used to treat inflammation, chemical burns and sunburn.  Astringent and antimicrobial, it is also used to treat fungal infections and as an anti-plaque mouth rinse (though the taste is VERY unpleasant).  Hardy to -10F (-23.3C) Full sun;  Height: 3-4ft.
#4051  Packet, $6.50 each,  Approximately 50 seeds


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