Epilobium 'Armstrong'

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Epilobium californica 'Armstrong'
Epilobium californica 'Armstrong'
Epilobium californica 'Armstrong'

Species Name: Epilobium canum 'Armstrong'
Common Name: Armstrong California fuchsia

Can take regular garden care. Bright splashes of red tubular flowers in late summer and into fall when everything else in the garden is finished blooming. A great hummingbird plant.

Plant Family: Onagraceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 2' H x 3' W
Growth Habit: Clumping, spreads from roots
Deciduous/Evergreen: Semi-deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to:
Flower Season: Late Summer/Fall
Flower Color: Red
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden
Natural Habitat: Rocky, sandy or gravelly places, hills, slopes

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