Syn. Zauschneria californica
Syn. Zauschneria cana
Native Region: California, Mexico
Zone Range: 08-10
Preferred Climate: Temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 04 October, 2011
Seed count: 20-25
This woody-based evergreen perennial produces racemes of tubular scarlet flowers over long periods in late summer and early fall. Height 12 inches; spread 20 inches. Attractive to hummingbirds.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed n containers in a cold frame in spring. Grow in moderately-fertile well-drained soil in full sun. Protect from wind.