• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Moderate growing to 1½ to 2½ ft tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Shade Loving
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Late winter to spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:KLI-vi-a min-i-A-ta
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate growing to 1½ to 2½ ft tall and wide.
    Special features:Year-round Interest
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Late winter to spring
    Flower color:Orange
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleTropical
    Design IdeasBrings color to a shady section of the garden and brightens up dark spots with its bright orange blooms. Plant as a low border with taller plants for shade or as a cluster for an entire section.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Great plant for dry shade. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years after flowering in spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.