Dynamite Cuphea (Cuphea ignea) has large tubular, cigar shaped orange flowers. Grows best in full hot sun and tolerates dryness once established.
|Soil & Site||average|
|Flowers||tubular, orange to red orange|
|Dimensions||8-10 by 10-12 inches (HS)|
|Native Site||Mexico, tropical Americas|
|Notes & Reference||#51-Armitage's Manual of Annuals, Biennials, and Half-Hardy Perennials (Alan Arimitage)|