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Redbirds In A Tree (Scrophularia)

Scrophularia macrantha
SKU: HC017809
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Scrophularia macrantha (Red Birds in a Tree) is a very rare relative of the penstemon, first introduced by High Country Gardens in 1996
• A hummingbird's delight, this rugged xeric wildflower blooms all summer with spires of small red, white-lipped flowers that resemble a flock of red birds perched on a tree branch
• Native to the mountains of New Mexico, this impressive wildflower has shown great adaptability in perennial gardens and xeriscapes
• A High Country Gardens Introduction
2008 Plant Select® selection. 1998 Green Thumb Award Winner

key features
Botanical Name
Scrophularia macrantha
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Rabbit Resistant, Easy To Grow, Long Bloom Time, Cut Flowers, Container Planting, Rock Gardens
Growing Zones
Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Soil Moisture
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
36-48" tall
Mature Spread
18" wide
Bloom Time
Early summer to mid fall
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