Unique variety produces fiery orange fruit resembling the tissue paper globes known as Chinese Lanterns. Hardy and easy to grow, this variety adds an attractive spot of color for borders and bouquets or dried arrangements. The inconsequential flowers in spring are white, but the fruit that follows is highly ornamental. As an aggressive grower, be sure to plant where it has room to spread.
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:18 - 24 inches
Spread:20 - 24 inches
Spacing:20 - 24 inches
Flowering Date:Mid Summer
Planting Instructions:Dig hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Work soil around the roots, firm well and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:None as it is very hardy
Shipped:NO. 1 BAREROOT
Growth Rate:Fast once established which takes 2 -3 weeks
Flower Form:Roughly 1" wide carried in the leaf axils
Foliage Type:Ovate, up to 5" long, mid green
Soil Requirement:Humusy enriched so it retails moisture
Additional Information:Vigorous spreader. Give plenty of room to grow.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2020 Spring Shipping Schedule
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