Stars and Stripes Pentas

kr222(6b)January 14, 2011

Has anyone ever grown Stars and Stripes pentas? What are your impressions of it?

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misssherry(Z8/9SE MS)

I've never grown this one, but I was thinking about ordering it this spring myself. The variegated foliage is sure pretty, and the red flowers are favorites of butterflies.
Sherry

    Bookmark   January 14, 2011 at 7:16PM
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rcdemos

I've had this in my garden and love it. The variegated foliage always looks pretty and the hummingbirds love the bright red flowers. I plan on planting it again this year.

    Bookmark   February 16, 2012 at 10:03PM
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bob_71(z7 MD)

It was one of several varieties that I grew last year. Growth habit was comparable to the other colors...it's claim to glory, in my garden, was the variegated foliage.

Bob

    Bookmark   February 19, 2012 at 1:08PM
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