Hamelia patens is a perennial shrub or small tree. Boost the garden beauty with a beautiful flowering plant.
||Hamelia patens Dwarf - Plant
||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
Hamelia patens shrub may be grown as a perennial, it is evergreen. Firebush is a showy, fast-growing, semi-woody evergreen shrub that can get up to 3 tall under ideal conditions. It has whorled leaves, usually with three but occasionally as many as seven at each node.
It will bloom year-round under favorable condition.
||18 inch (46 cm)
||6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Maximum Reachable Height
||Up to 3 feet
||Orange to Orange-Red
||Easy to grow
Planting and careWatering should be done early in the morning if the soil is dry. Grow in full to partial sunlight. Prune the plant for maintaining the plant height and shape.
Hamelia patens Dwarf care
Best planting season of this plant is in monsoon season. This can grow well in the ground as well as the pot. Use potting mix as the soil, vermicompost, and coco peat (1:1:1).
||Sandy loam soil
||20 to 35 degree C
||Apply any organic fertilizer.
Hamelia patens Dwarf special feature
Throughout the year, firebush produces showy terminal clusters (cymes) of bright reddish-orange or scarlet tubular flowers.
Hamelia patens Dwarf uses
- The plant is used for the ornamental purpose