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Abuli, Firecracker Flower - Plant

Abuli, Firecracker Flower - Plant
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Crossandra infundibuliformis (firecracker flower), is a species of flowering plant in the family Acanthaceae, native to southern India and Sri Lanka.
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Abuli, Firecracker Flower Plant
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5 inch Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

Description for Abuli, Firecracker Flower

Plant height: 5 - 9 inches
Plant spread: 4 - 6 inches

Firecracker Flower plants are very decorative, compact flowering shrubs that grow 18"-24" tall. They have glossy, dark green leaves and spikes of brightly colored, funnel shaped flowers that continue to bloom for months on end. Firecracker Flowers are easy plants to grow and care for, as long as they have sufficient water and humidity.

Common name(s): Crossandra infundibuliformis (firecracker flower),
Flower colours: Red
Bloom time: Throughout the year
Max reacahble height: 2.00 to 4.00 feet
Difficulty to grow:: Easy to grow

Planting and care

During the active growing season from March to October, the soil should be kept evenly moist but never soggy. Feed every 2 weeks with a soluble, house plant fertilizer that has been diluted by 50%.

Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: Well-drained soil
Water: Medium
Temperature: Temperatures of 75f with cooler, 60-65F nights.
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Abuli

    Also grows well in moist soils at the periphery of ponds or water gardens. Site in locations sheltered from strong winds. Cascading stems may root where they touch the ground, either accidentally or by design, and new plants can be potted up when this occurs.

Harvesting

Throughout the year

Typical uses of Abuli

Special features: Containers may be set in the ground to cascade over walls or sunk in damp soils at the edge of ponds or water gardens. Stems may also be tied to a trellis up against a wall. Container plants are an excellent addition to a bird garden or rock garden.

Culinary use: Overwinter as a houseplant in a warm sun room (if well sited, it may continue to bloom throughout winter) or force into dormancy by cutting stems back hard and storing in a dark, cool, dry corner of a basement or frost free garage.

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.

Medicinal use: NA

References

  • http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=a544
  • http://www.thegardenhelper.com/firecracker_flower.html

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5 / 5 DrDuppala Sateesh Kumar PT 15 July 2018
I have orange flowers plant ...Is it really red flower plant are you 100% sure Red
4 / 5 Kumari Divya 01 July 2018
Thanks Nurserylive. i could not get this product in my area without you!
5 / 5 Sangeeta Chaudhry 29 June 2018
VERY nice im so Happy for this plant
4 / 5 Priti Prasad 23 June 2018
Got the plant in excellent shape. Looks great!
5 / 5 Ashok Kumar 09 June 2018
Is the item durable?

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