Cuphea plant grow and care – shrub of the genus Cuphea also known as Cupheas or Cigar plants, Cuphea plant perennial evergreen or annual plant, used as ornamental plant and attract pollinator, can grow in subtropical, temperate, tropic climate and grow hardiness zone 10b+ as perennial or 4-10a as annual.
Leaves color dark green in elliptic shape
Cuphea plant flower
Flower color can be: white, pink, red, orange, yellow or purple in tubular shape.
Cuphea plant for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
How to grow Cuphea plant 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 as annual / Spring to autumn as perennial / All year in the tropical Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Just for design How to prune: 2-3 feet, 60-90 cm Size of the plant? Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big 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? Tubular shape flower in colors of white, pink, red, orange, yellow or purple General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Spring flowers Summer flowers Flower colors Orange flower Pink flower Purple flower Red flower White flower Yellow flower Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Tropics Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Annual plant Evergreen Perennial plant Shrub Plant Uses Attract pollinators Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9