Firecracker Flower (Crossandra infundibuliformis)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: 2 to 3 feet (60-90cm)
Plant Spread: 1 to 2 feet (30-60cm)
Leaves: Evergreen
Broadleaf
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Other: Throughout the year
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Untitled by ishareflowers Sep 29, 2019 9:13 AM 0
Plant I'd by skbrill61 Aug 21, 2018 6:37 PM 2
before and after by neverdone Mar 2, 2018 8:34 AM 51
Mystery plant by Samlav Oct 16, 2017 6:02 AM 12
Need plant ID by gardenglassgems Aug 25, 2017 7:54 AM 9
2016 Fall Seed Collecting (for winter sharing!) by critterologist Dec 14, 2016 9:41 AM 43
ID Plant by Dignpappy Oct 16, 2016 2:02 AM 2
Mystery annual by 5601Lisa Jul 29, 2016 1:26 PM 6
2016 Garden Chat and Photos by ssgardener Feb 25, 2017 2:24 PM 1,945
Yardening in the Mid-Atlantic by Eric4home Jan 19, 2020 1:23 PM 3,202
Plant ID by JudyHaldeman Jul 27, 2014 3:15 PM 3

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