Family: Polemoniaceae | Genus: IPOMOPSIS rubra
type : Biennials, Perennials
sun exposure : Full Sun, Partial Shade
water : Moderate Water, Regular Water
planting zones : US (Upper South) / Zone 6, MS (Middle South) / Zone 7, LS (Lower South) / Zone 8, CS (Coastal South) / Zone 9
Plant Details

Native to the South. To 6 feet tall, 1 feet wide. Tubular flowers are red outside, yellow marked with red inside. Erect, unbranched stems are clothed in nely divided dark green leaves. Startling in appearance, best massed; individual plants are narrow. Sow seed in spring or early summer for bloom the following summer. Difficult to transplant once established. Adapts to almost any well-drained soil. Attracts hummingbirds.

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