linear, oblong, elliptic, obovate
March - November
1.0 - 5.0
A beautiful landscape plant that is widely cultivated. Cuttings can be rooted in summer using rooting harmone.
An excellent nectar plant for humming birds and orchard orioles.
A woodland species, widespread in Louisiana and east Texas, that may creep out into prairie in the absence of fire.
Woodlands, thickets, fence rows. Flowers red with yellow throat.