Mexican Shrimp Plant; False Hop
- Full Shade
- Part Sun/Shade
About This Plant
Sun/partial shade; nearly evergreen, with foliage up to 5 feet. Creamy white flowers extend from the showy salmon-colored bracts. Shrimp plant blooms regularly, even in full shade and sometimes even in winter.
Trim back to keep it bushy; otherwise it becomes lanky. Cut back in winter to encourage fuller growth or restart.
2-3' H, 3-4' W
Full Shade, Part Sun/Shade
Clay, Sandy, Well drained
April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November