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Standing Cypress

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  • Easy to Grow and Great for Pollinators!
  • Excellent for Attracting Hummingbirds
  • Blooms Summer

Fast Facts

Life Cycle:Biennial
Light Requirement:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Season:Spring, Fall
Color:Red
Days to Maturity:60-90 Days
Plant Height:36-72 inches
Plant Spacing:12-15 inches
Planting Depth:1/4 inch
Sowing Method:Direct Sow
Water Needs:Low
Cold Stratification:No
Seeds per Pound:340, 440
Hardiness Zones:6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Ships:Year Round
Plant Type:North American Native, Tubular Flowers Arranged to Bloom Downward on a Strong Spike
Features:Heirloom, Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dry Area Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Poor Soil Tolerant
Blooms:Summer

About Standing Cypress

Ipomopsis rubra

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Standing Cypress

Standing Cypress, also known as scarlet gilia, Texas plume, flame flower and Indian spur is a native North American flowering plant in the phlox family. With bright red upturned flowers this is a favorite for hummingbirds!

Fast Facts

Life Cycle:Biennial
Light Requirement:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Season:Spring, Fall
Color:Red
Days to Maturity:60-90 Days
Plant Height:36-72 inches
Plant Spacing:12-15 inches
Planting Depth:1/4 inch
Sowing Method:Direct Sow
Water Needs:Low
Cold Stratification:No
Seeds per Pound:340, 440
Hardiness Zones:6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Ships:Year Round
Plant Type:North American Native, Tubular Flowers Arranged to Bloom Downward on a Strong Spike
Features:Heirloom, Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dry Area Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Poor Soil Tolerant
Blooms:Summer

About Standing Cypress

Ipomopsis rubra

Buy Cypress Seeds by the Packet or in Bulk

Standing Cypress

Standing Cypress, also known as scarlet gilia, Texas plume, flame flower and Indian spur is a native North American flowering plant in the phlox family. With bright red upturned flowers this is a favorite for hummingbirds!

How to Plant Standing Cypress

About Standing Cypress

Standing Cypress, also known as scarlet gilia, Texas plume, flame flower, and indian spur, is a native North American flowering plant in the phlox family. With bright red, upturned flowers, this is a hummingbird favorite!

When to Plant Cypress Seeds

Standing Cypress is a great candidate for Fall planting, when soil temperatures range from 65-70°F. You can also start indoors in Spring, 6-8 weeks before your final frost date, and transfer outdoors after the threat of frost has passed.

Where to Plant Cypress Seeds

Hardy in Zones 6-10, Standing Cypress does best in soil that is dry, sandy, or rocky, in Full Sun conditions.

How to Plant Cypress Seeds

Broadcast sow onto the surface soil, and compress firmly. Don't cover your seeds, as they require sunlight to germinate. You'll begin to see growth in 2-4 weeks.

How to Care for Cypress

Ensure that soil isn't too moist or rich, as that can encourage root rot in this variety. Once established, Standing Cypress are drought tolerant. When conditions are dry, water once deeply, then let the soil dry before watering again. As a tall growing variety, you may need to stake them as they reach maturity. After blooming, cut the stalks of Standing Cypress to encourage further blooms.

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Seed Coverage for Standing Cypress

Amount
Recommended Coverage
Packet
Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce
Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound
Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft

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