Callirhoe digitata

Fringed Poppy Mallow, Standing Winecups

Callirhoe digitata is a tall, upright-growing graceful perennial that blooms all summer with showy magenta-pink flowers. Callirhoe digitata is native to the lower mid-West and eastern Great Plains. This wildflower is a favorite of bumblebees.
Zones 4 - 8
Advantages
Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks)
Rabbit Resistant
Native
Low Maintenance
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Annual Rainfall
10 to 20"
20 to 30"
30 to 40" (with care)
Mature Plant Size 36" tall 12-15" wide
Bloom Time Summer
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Size Plant - 5" Pot
SKU HC015380

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.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Callirhoe digitata (Standing Winecups) is a tall, upright growing cousin of common winecup (Callirhoe involucrata), a graceful perennial that blooms all summer with showy magenta-pink flowers. A native to the lower mid-West and eastern Great Plains, Callirhoe digitata is a wildflower with slender flower spikes that reach high above its low growing, fine textured foliage. A favorite flower of bumblebees.
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SKU
HC015380
Ships To Canada
No
Common Name
Fringed Poppy Mallow, Standing Winecups
Botanical Name
Callirhoe digitata
Zones
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Flower Color
Pink
Height
36 inches
Mature Height
36" tall
Mature Spread
12-15" wide
Bloom Time
Early - Mid Summer, Mid - Late Summer
Bloom Time
Summer
Ships As
Potted Plant
Planting Time
Spring / Summer, Fall
Soil Type
Sandy Soil, Clay Soil, Average Soil
Soil Moisture
Drought Resistant / Waterwise
Amount Of Rain
10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40" (with care)
Advantages
Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Rabbit Resistant, Native, Low Maintenance
Awards
Plant Select, Great Plants for the Great Plains
Ideal Region
Anywhere In The US, Suitable Above 7000 ft
Native To
North America
Item Package Size
Plant - 5" Pot
Planting Guides

Tips On Growing Callirhoe (Poppy Mallow)

Callirhoe (Poppy Mallow) - is a native genus of magenta or pink blooming perennials from the prairies and meadows of the mid-section of the US.

Preferred growing conditions:

  • Plant in most any soil including clay with full sun conditions. In dry Western US, mulch with gravel or other coarse texted non-bark mulch. No mulch need in Eastern US.
  • Keep regularly watered for the first growing season to establish the roots. Thereafer, infrequent but deep watering is best.
  • Protect from browsing rabbits.
  • Fertilize lightly in fall with Yum Yum Mix/compost blend.

Special comments:

  • Deadhead to prolong blooming. Cut back hard in early to mid-spring just above where the stems emerge from the carrot-like root. Stems will often detach themselves.
  • Plants are generally tap-rooted and shouldn't be divided or moved after they are established.

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Zone 8Shipping begins the week of March 4th, 2019
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