Cuphea Vermillionaire Large Firecracker Plant
- Attracts Pollinators
- Drought Tolerant
- Heat Tolerant
- 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
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.