Ipomopsis rubra

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
8A 8B 9A 9B 

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Plant Specifics

Size:2-4 (6) ft tall by 1 ft wide
Life Span:Biennial
Flower Color:Red
Fruit Color:Brown
Phenology:Biennial. Winter dormant. Blooms summer-early fall.
Habitats:Dry sites. Open, ruderal.


Recommended Uses:Informal garden planting.
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Not wet but not extremely dry ----- to ----- Very long very dry periods
Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:Tolerant of inundation with brackish water
Salt Spray Tolerance:Some tolerance to salty wind but not direct salt spray.



Attracts  hummingbirds.

Attracts butterflies.