Chrysocephalum apiculatum 'Flambe Orange'/Flambe Orange Strawflower, Orange Buttons

Chrysocephalum apiculatum 'Flambe Orange' / Chrysocephalum apiculatum 'Flambe Orange'
Many button-like flowers
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Many button-like flowers


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Scientific Name: Chrysocephalum apiculatum 'Flambe Orange'
Common Name: Flambe Orange Strawflower, Orange Buttons
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Orange
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This annual produces tufts of orange flowers and a mound of silvery colored foliage. It grows well in positions with full sun exposure and thrives with a minimum amount of care. It makes a wonderful spring flowering bedding plant that blooms until frost. It can withstand a moderate amount of drought. It also grows well in containers.