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October 18, 2017 Back to Picks >

Giant Cigar Plant (Cuphea micropetala)

A majestic cuphea up to 4′-5′ tall with a full, mounding growth habit. It’s covered with 4″-6″ long, shiny, dark green leaves topped with 10″ of orange & yellow tubular-shaped flowers late summer & fall. Very drought tolerant once established. Prefers full sun & good drainage. Hummingbirds!

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