Mature Height: 36” tall, spreading, becomes very full
Salt Tolerant: No
Light: Needs full sun to flower
Bloom: Many reddish/orange blooms on long stems in summer, last for months
Water Requirements: Water 2x/week in full sun in summer, but allow to dry out between waterings. 1x/week in winter.
Propagate: Easily, by separation, literally chop a large, potbound clump into sections and re-pot in potting soil, not orchid mix.
Additional Info: A very simple, satisfying “WOW!” plant if not allowed to freeze! NOT cold tolerant, must be protected inside so not recommended for yard planting.
Horticulture Agent IV
County Extension Director