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Cuphea llavea 'Tiny Mice®'

Common Name: Mexican Heather


More About Cuphea llavea 'Tiny Mice®'

  • Heat Tolerant
  • Deadheading Not Necessary
  • Drought Tolerant

Petite, bright red flowers from summer to early fall; very heat tolerant


Height:

10-14 in

Spacing:

12 in

Mexican Heather Growing and Maintenance Tips

Deadheading not necessary for continuous bloom but can be used to tidy plants.


Cuphea llavea 'Tiny Mice®' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Mass Plant
  • Border
  • Landscapes
  • Container

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average