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Florida Waxweed, Tropical Waxweed
Cuphea aspera

Family: Lythraceae (ly-THRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Cuphea (KYOO-fee-uh) (Info)
Species: aspera (AS-per-uh) (Info)
Synonym:Parsonsia chapmanii
Synonym:Parsonsia lythroides

Category:

Herbs

Perennials

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

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Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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positives
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neutral
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negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jun 14, 2004, TamiMcNally from Lake Placid, FL (Zone 9b) wrote:

FL - endangered