Standing Cypress

Botanical Name: Ipomopsis rubra

Height: about 1.8 m

Season of bloom: August to frost

Growing Conditions: Full sun. Well-drained soil. Thrives in a hot location.

Wildlife benefits: Pollinated by hummingbirds.

From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: No. From USA.

Remarks: Biennial. May volunteer gently. First year plants are attractive feathery tufts.

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