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Firecracker Flower

Crossandra infundibuliformis

Also known as

Firecracker-Plant

Crossandra infundibuliformis - Missouri Botanical Garden by James Steakley (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

H1a

RHS hardiness

15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Firecracker Flower Overview

Evergreen sub-shrub with an erect growth habit and attractive yellow, orange or red flowers. This species is found in southern India and Sri Lanka, plant in full sunshine for best results.

Common problems with Firecracker Flower

How to propagate Firecracker Flower

Seed

You can propagate by seeds in the spring.

Cuttings

Greenwood cuttings in late spring or summer.

Special features of Firecracker Flower

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Firecracker Flower

Indoor