Coral Fountain Grass

Coral Fountain Grass (red, yellow) (Russelia Equisetiformis):

Sometimes called the Firecracker Plant, this cascading, fountain-like perennial shrub shows off multiple layers of coral red or yellow flowers which resemble a fountain as they hang over pots or hanging baskets. Nectar-filled flowers, which attract butterflies and hummingbirds, are a wonderful addition to a variety of landscapes.

Light Needs:

Full sun to partial shade

Watering Needs:

Weekly or more frequently in extreme heat

Average Landscape Size:

Up to 3 foot width and height

Key Features:

Waterwise, cascading layers of blooms, attractive to wildlife


Layers of red or yellow flowers bloom spring through fall

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