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Hamelia patens 'Firefly' /Firefly Firebush

Hamelia patens 'Firefly'    / Hamelia patens 'Firefly'
Shrub in early stage of flowering
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Shrub in early stage of flowering

Flowers less red than those on species

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Scientific Name: Hamelia patens 'Firefly'
Common Name: Firefly Firebush
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Flower color: Orange, Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Comments: Like the species except the leaves and flowers are about one-half the size and the plant is more compact.