Umbels of pendulous red-orange flowers in late summer dangle from vining stems which grow from vigorous underground tuberous roots. In mild climates, flowers will persist until late winter. This beauty appreciates protection from the hot afternoon sun as well as the application of summer water. Plant in moderately well-draining soil. A Central American native plant.
Tuberous vine; mature size: 10-12 ft T
Minimum temperature: 30° F