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'Flamenco Samba' Cuphea llavea

  • Exposure
    • Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 8 - 16 Inches
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'Flamenco Samba' Cuphea llavea
Sun 8 - 16

Features

Large, rich, burgundy flowers bloom continuously throughout the season

Award Winner
Heat Tolerant
Deadheading Not Necessary
Drought Tolerant
Attracts: 
Birds
Hummingbirds

Characteristics

Duration: 
Annual
Garden Height: 
8 - 16 Inches
Spacing: 
12 - 18 Inches
Habit: 
Mounded
Container Role: 
Filler

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Planting To Hard Frost
Hardy Temperature: 
35°F
Hardiness Zones: 
9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11b
Water Category: 
Average
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses: 
Container
Uses Notes: 

Use in hanging baskets, beds, borders and window boxes

Maintenance Notes: 

Deadheading not necessary for continuous bloom but can be used to tidy plants.

'Flamenco Samba' Cuphea llavea PP: 17823
Award Year Award Plant Trial
2009 Top Performer Kansas State University
2009 Top Performer Kansas State University
2009 Top Performer Kansas State University
2007 Knock Your Socks Off University of Georgia
2007 Knock Your Socks Off University of Georgia
2007 Knock Your Socks Off University of Georgia
2007 Rising Star Dallas Arboretum
2007 Rising Star Dallas Arboretum
2007 Rising Star Dallas Arboretum
2007 Rising Star Dallas Arboretum
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