Cuphea ignea

Common Name: Firecracker Bush

Cuphea ignea, commonly known as Firecracker Bush has dark green leaves with brilliant orange-red flowers that look like firecrackers as they explode all year long. Grows to about 4 feet all around, but can be pruned and controlled to a much smaller size. Frost tender. Full sun to part shade.

  • Type: Shrub
  • Exposure: Full Sun/Part Shade
  • Height: 4 Feet
  • Width: 4 Feet
  • Hardy To: 30° F
  • Blooms: Orange/Red, Year-Round