Bright orange flowers bloom against a backdrop of forest green foliage giving your garden quite a show! An easy to grow, warm weather annual that loves full sun and summer heat. Thrives in most soil types even poor soils. Perfect along the border of flower beds. Makes a really nice cut flower for arrangements. Sow seed directly in the garden at last frost date or for best results and earlier blooms, start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost date. Prune off spent flowers to prolong bloom period.
1. Native to Mexico and Central America
2. A vigorous annual that can grow, in one season to 4-6’ tall