Cuphea ignea grow and care – shrub of the genus Cuphea also known as Firecracker Plant or Cigar Plant, Cuphea ignea perennial evergreen or annual plant, ornamental plant and attract pollinators, can grow in tropic, mediterranean, desert, subtropical or temperate climate hardiness zone 10+ (as perennial) 6-9 (as annual).
Leaves color green in elliptic shape.
Cuphea ignea flower
Flower color red, orange, white, pink, purple or more than one color, in a cone shape.
Cuphea ignea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow growing and care:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Invasive Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring / Summer Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Just for design How to prune: 30-60cm, 1-2 feet Size of the plant? Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer / Autumn Bloom season? Cone shape flowers in red, orange, pink, white or purple color General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Annual plant, Evergreen, Perennial plant, Shrub
Attract pollinators, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Orange flower, Purple flower, Red flower, White flower