Mexican Cardinal Flower
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||low-BEE-lee-uh lacks-ih-FLOR-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing 2 to 2 1/2 ft. tall, spreading 5 ft. or more.|
|Bloom Time||Spring through fall; nearly year round in mild climates.|
|Flower Attribute||Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Flower Color||Red & Yellow|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Poolside, Rock Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
Adapts to most soil types. Tolerant of dry conditions when established; spreads rapidly when grown in moist soils. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11