Ipomopsis rubra
Plants Of The Southwest

Ipomopsis rubra

Skyrocket or Standing Cypress

This biennial is hard to believe. It is an unbranched 6 ft. column of screaming scarlet flowers in the summer. Hummingbirds adore Skyrocket or Standing Cypress. Sow in fall in the south or in late spring in the north. Does not transplant well. Zones 6-9.

    Zones, Sun & Water Needs: 6789


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