Rio Grande Globe Amaranth

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Rio Grande Globe Amaranth

Gomphrena haageana
Globe Amaranth; Strawberry Fields
1

2 feet
1

2 feet
West Texas and Mexico
  • Texas
  • Full Sun
  • Part Sun/Shade
  • Low
  • Flowering
  • Hummingbirds

About This Plant

Full sun. Herbaceous perennial, an annual wildflower in Texas, with striking red blooms that attract butterflies. Strawberry Fields is widely available cultivar.

Maintenance

Like any wildflower, expect a weedy growth habit. Allow the seedheads to dry before cutting back.

Features

Plant Type:
Wildflowers
Size:
1-2' H, 1-2' W
Sunlight Requirements:
Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade
Soil Types:
Clay, Sandy
Wildlife:
Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Pollinators
Flower Color:
Red
Bloom Time:
May, June, September, October
Freeze Hardy:
Yes
Invasive:
No
Caution:
None
Coupon Eligible:
No

This plant goes well with

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