Cleome Sparkler Rose Spider Flower
Sparkler Rose Spider Flower, Cleome, brings enormous, brilliant rose flowers on sturdy plants. Its bright flowers begin to appear in late spring and continue well into fall. A dwarf variety, Sparkler Rose Spider Flower only grows 2-3′ tall, making it ideal for gardens and containers. Don’t be surprised when you see butterflies and hummingbirds flocking to this jewel.
A prolific bloomer, you can count on armloads of rosy red blossoms. Use Sparkler Rose Spider Flower in pots or in the garden for months of color. Fantastic alone in containers on patios and entrance ways, or in mixed pots with other sun lovers. In the garden Sparkler Rose Spider Flower makes a showy specimen. It works well mixed with other sun lovers in cottage, cutting and pollinator gardens. Absolutely spectacular in large waves.
Sparkler Rose Spider Flower grows easily in most soils. It stands up to high heat and humidity, and will bloom profusely even in your hottest spots or in the hottest of summers. Spider Flower has been entertaining gardeners since the 1800’s. It earned its name from the long, narrow stamens of the flowers and its long seedpods.
Growing instructions: Plant in full sun. In the ground amend soil with compost and add a starter fertilizer. In containers use a good quality potting soil. For most flowers fertilize following manufacturer’s instructions and keep well watered throughout the season.