ST8307 : Poppies, Shepherd's Corner Farm

taken 7 years ago, near to Turnworth, Dorset, Great Britain

Poppies, Shepherd's Corner Farm
Poppies, Shepherd's Corner Farm
Another view across the field of white poppies shown in ST8307 : Poppies, Shepherd's Corner Farm. The poppies are grown for morphine and codeine. The target density is 100 plants per square metre. Three weeks after flowering, when the seeds have turned red, the crop is desiccated, and two weeks later is harvested.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 July, 2010
Category
Poppies   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 836 079 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:52.2219N 2:14.0660W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 8366 0790
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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