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Orange Marmalade Firecracker Flower

Crossandra infundibuliformis 'Orange Marmalade'

Item 089392

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USDA Zone:
10-11
Your zone may be too cold for this plant:
6
Key feature:
  • Light Needs
    Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
  • Watering Needs
    Needs regular watering-weekly or more often in extreme heat
Description:

Add tropical flair with long lasting blooms on a plant that thrives with heat and humidity. Large clusters of frilly, bright orange flowers shine against glossy green foliage. Outstanding disease and insect resistance means great garden performance. Beautiful in beds, borders or containers.

Medium shot :: Credit: Doreen Wynja Extreme close up :: Credit: Doreen Wynja Close up :: Credit: Doreen Wynja

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Average Landscape Size
Reaches 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Flowering Season
Botanical Name: Crossandra infundibuliformis 'Orange Marmalade'
Deciduous/ Evergreen: Herbaceous
Growth Habit: Round
Growth Rate: Moderate
Special Feature: Easy Care, Gift Plant, Improved Disease Resistance
Foliage Color: No
Flower Attribute: Showy Flowers ,   Long Bloom Season
Bloom Time: Summer to Fall
Flower Color: Orange
Garden Style: Rustic

Provide enriched, evenly moist and well drained soil. Protect from harsh afternoon sun in extremely hot summer areas. As a houseplant, blooms nearly year round, if placed in very bright light and fertilized regularly.

History

In its native environment the blossoms are traditionally harvested and combined with jasmine to adorn women's hair.

Customer Reviews

ORANGE MARMALADE FIRECRACKER PLANT
by SANDRA J, August 2, 2014

PURCHASED 3 PLANTS ABOUT TWO MONTHS AGO AS THEY WERE BLOOMING COLORFUL ORANGE FLOWERS THAT KEPT
GROWING OUT OF THE TIP OF THE BLOOM. SO FAR AS OF AUG 2, 2014, THERE ARE AS MUCH AS 10 BLOOMS FROM ONE
STALK AND STILL GROWING. THIS IS ONE OF THE NICEST PLANTS WE HAVE HAD AND SUPPOSED TO BLOOM THUR THE
FALL. ALSO WILL BE BROUGHT INSIDE DURING THE COLD WEATHER AND HOPE TO HAVE AGAIN NEXT YEAR. NEEDS WATER.

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