Cuphea - Allyson
Scientific Name: Cuphea hyssopifolia
Common Name: Cuphea, Heather
Hardiness Zone: 3a - 9b
Hardiness Degree: 28°F (-2.2°C)
Blooming Season: Summer
Plant Habit: Upright
Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Shade Tolerant
Fertilize: Once a month
Spacing: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)
Height: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)
Width: 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
General Information: Small purple flowers bloom all season long over the glossy green foliage.
Heat and drought tolerant, they are ideal as additions to containers, baskets and mass planted in beds.