Hamelia patens

Long blooming, easy care tropical bedding plant with showy red–orange, tubular flowers. Great hummingbird attractant. Tremendous heat tolerance coupled with good pest resistance.

Hardiness: Zone 8

Exposure: Full sun

Size: Height — 3 feet tall; width — 3 feet wide

Bloom time: Summer till frost

Notes: Root–hardy perennial in south Texas

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