Family: Lythraceae (ly-THRAY-see-ee)
Genus: Cuphea (KYOO-fee-uh)
Species: micropetala
Cultivar: Candy Corn Plant
Category:
Tropicals
Tender Perennials
Treat as an annual where not hardy
Height:
24-48 in.
Spacing:
24-36 in.
Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8 to 11
*** This Plant Will Live In Any Zone From Spring Until Frost ***
Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade
Bloom Color:
Opens Yellow then fades to Orange
Bloom Time:
Late Summer to Frost
Foliage:
Herbaceous
Shiny/Glossy Textured
Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Soil pH requirements:
5.6-6.6
Available:
Early/Mid May
Pot Sizes:
Quart
 

Candy Corn Plant c. micropetala Quart Pot

$5.65Price
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