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Zauschneria arizonica

Hardy Hummingbird Trumpet

Arizonia Hummingbird Trumpet is a super showy native plant from the Southwestern US. Blooming in early fall with tall stems of bright scarlet-orange flowers, it attracts hummingbirds like crazy. Slowly stoloniferous so give it room.

SKU# 99137

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Plant - 5" deep pot

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SKU 99137
Common Name Hardy Hummingbird Trumpet
Botanical Name Zauschneria arizonica
Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Full Sun
Flower Color Orange
Estimated Mature Height 36" tall
Mature Spread 24" wide
Bloom Time Early to mid fall
Ships As Potted Plant
Native Yes
Planting Season Spring, Summer, Fall
Will Tolerate Low Fertility, Well-Drained Soil
Soil Moisture Waterwise
Amount of Rain 10 to 20"
Advantages Deer Resistant, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Attracts Hummingbirds
Ideal Region Hot Desert, USA
Details
36" tall x 24" wide (cutting propagated). Originally an Arizona native, this selection comes to us from a Boulder, CO garden, where it has thrived in spite of many cold winters. Zauschneria puts on an extravagant display of red-orange flowers. It thrives planted in front of hot south and west facing walls and walks, in areas that might fry less heat loving plants. Plant in well-drained soil, not too much clay. Hummingbird Trumpet appreciates regular watering the first year or two, particularly during dry winters, to help get it well established. In colder areas (Zones 5-6), Z. arizonica is best planted in the spring through the late summer, not in the fall, as it needs hot weather to grow strong roots.
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