One of the first flowers to bloom in the spring; the nectar attracts hummingbirds.
General Product Information:
Item Number: AQUCAN01
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Uplands & Meadows, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Habitat: Cliffs, rocky slopes, dry woods; usually calcareous.
Bloom Period: April to June
Flower Color: Red and yellow with yellow stamens
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.3 Ft
pH: 5.0 – 8.0
Pollinator Value: Low
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
Approximate seeds per lb: 504,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.5% and not more than 2.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine