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Spigelia marilandica
Common Name: Indian Pink Family: Loganiaceae (The Logania Family)

Spigelia marilandica
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One of the most striking and beautiful of the eastern North American native perennials, Indian Pink's summer flowers are brilliant red and tubular with canary yellow throats. A favourite of butterflies and hummingbirds, it is at home in the bright woodland or sunny border. We offer smallish starter plants - indian pink are slow to get going but are impressive with time.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Rich woods from New Jersey to Florida and west to Texas and Wisconsin, primarily in the Southern States.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourRed 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourYellow 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSpring - Summer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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