Orange Crush Desert Globemallow

Sphaeralcea ambigua 'Orange Crush'

Pronunciation: sfay-RAL-see-ah am-BIG-yew-ah
SKU #09775
6-10

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OVERVIEW
Description An improved selection of a shrubby drought-tolerant perennial native to warm, dry regions of the U.S. and Mexico, selected for denser, more compact growth. Features showy coral-orange flowers in loose clusters and soft, fuzzy gray-green foliage. Has a long blooming period, from late December through June. Adored by hummingbirds. A great choice for waterwise beds and borders and containers.
Light Full sun
Watering Once established, water occasionally.
Blooms Winter through summer
Mature Size Reaches 18 in. tall, 40 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise
Problems/Solutions Coastal Exposure
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container
Flower Color Orange
Foliage Color Gray-green
CARE
Care Thrives in average to lean, well-drained soil. Avoid excess winter moisture. Prune lightly after flowering.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.