Standing Cypress

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Standing Cypress

Ipomopsis rubra
Standing Cypress
3

6 feet
3

6 inches
Eastern & central U.S.
  • Central Texas
  • Texas
  • Part Sun/Shade
  • Low
  • Flowering
  • Hummingbirds

About This Plant

Partial shade. An upright, unbranched biennial with fernlike leaves and tall spires of red tube flowers in early summer during its second year of growth (the first year, it forms a simple rosette). It tolerates dry gravelly sites and a variety of soil types.

Maintenance

Flower stalks can be pruned after blooming to begin a new cycle.

Features

Plant Type:
Perennial
Size:
3-6' H, 3-6" W
Sunlight Requirements:
Part Sun/Shade
Soil Types:
Clay, Sandy, Thin
Wildlife:
Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Flower Color:
Orange, Red, Yellow
Bloom Time:
April, May, June, July
Freeze Hardy:
Yes
Invasive:
No
Caution:
None
Coupon Eligible:
No

This plant goes well with

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