Plant Information

Bee Alive Bidens

Growing Information:
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Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Bidens ferulifolia

Common Name: Bidens

Hardiness Zone: 9a - 9b

Hardiness Degree: 20°F (-6.7°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 18" (46cm)

Height: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Excellent for attracting pollinators, such as bees and butterflies.
Eye-catching color that works great in combos and the garden.

Grower Information:

  • Controlled habit is ideal for small pots up to hanging baskets. Easy production for retail.
  • Exciting novelty color and pattern for Spring and Fall.
  • Great color that can be produced during the heat of Summer for Fall sales – also works in Fall mixed combos!
  • Flowers attract pollinators, such as bees and butterflies.

'Bee Alive'

(Flowering Only License)