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Cuphea llavea : fact sheet


Species name:
Cuphea llavea
Common names:
Bat-Face Cuphea, St. Peter's Plant, Tiny Mice, Bunny Ears
Description:
Bat-Face, Erect Herbaceous Perennial Clump-forming

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Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Perennials
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Hanging Basket/Window Box plants ,Attract Butterflies ,General attractive garden subject
Fruit:
Flowers:
Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Combo Tones Blackish/Redish/Pinkish
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Fast Growing ,Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Semi-Evergreen