Cuphea Vermillionaire Large Firecracker Plant

Features

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Heat Tolerant

Characteristics

Full Sun

  • Hardiness Zones: 08 09 10 11
  • Height: 18 – 28 In
  • Spread: 12 – 24 In
  • Habit: Mounded
  • Bloom Color: Orange
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Bloom Time: Planting To Hard Frost
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Description

Vermillionaire has abundant yellow-orange flowers all season long. It attracts hummingbirds and is heat and drought tolerant. Deadheading is not necessary for continued bloom.

  • 18-28 inches tall and 12-24 inches wide at maturity
  • Annual except in zones 8-11
  • Plant in full sun (6+ hours daily)

Fertilize weekly with Proven Winners Water Soluble Plant Food.