Spigelia marilandica 'Little Redhead' is an improvement upon the striking, long-blooming eastern North American native.
Spigelia marilandica is 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. 'Little Redhead' is more compact compared to the species and very floriferous! A favourite of butterflies and hummingbirds, it is at home in the bright woodland or sunny border.
Common Name: Indian Pink
Family: Loganiaceae (The Logania Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-9
Light: Part Shade, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Rich woods from New Jersey to Florida and west to Texas and Wisconsin, primarily in the Southern States.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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