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    zanussi101 is offline Seedling
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    Default poppy seeds....

    Are all poppy seeds edible? We've got oriental poppies and some little yellow ones and i'm wondering if i can harvest the seed to use for breadmaking, etc...

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    Snadger is online now Dundiggin
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    Durham. Pink Panther territory


    I asked a similar question recently and apparently only the Opium poppy seeds can be eaten.
    I bought a packet of Shirley mixed poppy seeds which should 'fit the bill'. A nice range of pastel shades of flower also!
    My Majesty made for him a garden anew in order
    to present to him vegetables and all beautiful flowers.- Offerings of Thutmose III to Amon-Ra (1500 BCE)

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