Scientific Name: Cuphea ignea
Common Name: Cuphea
Hardiness Degree: 45°F (7.2°C)
Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn
Plant Habit: Spreading, Trailing
Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Spacing: 8 - 14" (20 - 36cm)
Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Width: 14 - 20" (36 - 51cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun
General Information: Excellent spreading variety for baskets offers Summer flower power!
Roots faster than comparable cuphea, reducing costs and production time. It can be produced at lower temperatures, decreasing the overall cost of Spring greenhouse production. Requires less special treatment because of its high resistance to Oedema.
Cherrybells is a new addition to the Cuphea collection. Its deep orange-colored blooms make a show-stopping display in the landscape and in combos. Attracts bees and hummingbirds; a great pollinator plant.
(Flowering Only License)