• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly; allow soil to dry slightly between watering intervals.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate growing; reaches 18 to 30 in. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Shade Loving Blooms
    Blooms:
    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; reaches 18 to 30 in. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Late winter to spring
    Flower color:Orange
    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
    Thrives in rich, fast-draining soil, in dappled to deep shade; avoid direct sun exposure. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system, allowing soil to dry slightly between intervals. Tolerates moderate drought, once established. Divide every 3 to 4 years, after flowering. May be overwintered indoors in cold climates.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly; allow soil to dry slightly between watering intervals.

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