Zauschneria canum v. latifolium Northfork Coral

Coral Hummingbird Trumpet

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‘Northfork Coral’ is a uniquely colored selection of hummingbird trumpet that blooms in late summer with showy coral-orange flowers. The foliage makes a nice six-inch tall bright green mat, spreading slowly via underground roots. A little extra water when blooming increases the flowers. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).

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Zones 5 - 10
Attract Hummingbirds
Attract Hummingbirds
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Full Sun
Annual Rainfall
Drought Resistant / Waterwise
10 to 20", 20 to 30"
Bloom Time Late summer blooming
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Size Plant - 5" deep pot


15-18" x 30-36" wide. A uniquely colored selection of hummingbird trumpet, ‘Northfork Coral’ blooms in late summer with showy coral-orange flowers. Spreading slowly via underground roots, the foliage makes a nice 6" tall bright green mat. A little extra water when blooming increases the flowers. Discovered by plant explorer/nurseryman Sean Hogan in the mountains of northern CA.
Common Name Coral Hummingbird Trumpet
Botanical Name Zauschneria canum v. latifolium Northfork Coral
Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Light Requirements Full Sun
Flower Color Orange
Mature Height 15-18" tall
Mature Spread 30-36" wide
Bloom Time Late summer blooming
Ships As Potted Plant
Native Yes
Planting Time Spring / Summer, Fall
Soil Type Low Fertility Soil, Well-Drained Soil
Soil Moisture Drought Resistant / Waterwise
Amount of Rain 10 to 20", 20 to 30"
Advantages Attract Hummingbirds, Native
Ideal Region Anywhere In The US
Neonicotinoid-Free Yes - Learn More
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada No

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      Comments about High Country Gardens Zauschneria canum v. latifolium Northfork Coral:

      Order this 2 Coral ones and 3 Orange Carpet in the deep pots (supposed to contain well rooted plants), closed up in plastic bags. 2 were DOA, and all were laying on their sides in the delivery box, with lots of soil out of the pot and into the bags. The box wasn't full and the pots had slid around withing the box, spilling the soil as a result.
      1 plant was indeed large and well rooted. The others where the soil had spilled out, were actually little plug plants still in their degradible plug starter, so there were no extensive roots to hold in the soil. It was no wonder they died.

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      USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

      To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

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