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
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 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.