Flame Acanthus

Scientific Name Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightii
Plant Type Perennial
Mature Height 3'
Plant Spread 3'
Flower Color Orange, Red
Bloom Time Spring to Fall
Character Deciduous
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Water Requirement Low
Wildlife Value Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Uses Shrub Border, Mass Planting, Mixed Bed
Consider Combining with Combines well with any perennial grass or with yellows like Zexmenia.
Texas Native Yes
Description Texas native perennial planted for showy red and orange long-blooming flowers which attract wildlife, Very easy to grow and has a tendency to spread.
Flame Acanthus Photo
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