new year, new deal: save 10% on all pre-order annuals! | FREE Shipping $45+

new year, new deal: save 10% on all pre-order annuals! | FREE Shipping $45+

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*Pre Order* Sunstar® Red Egyptian Star Flower (Pentas)

  • continuous blooms
  • attracts pollinators
  • heat tolerant
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Pre-Order Annuals ship May 2nd-7th. All Shrubs, Seeds, & Supplies: Orders placed today will ship Monday.
Full Sun
Part Sun
Height18 - 22 In
Spread16 - 24 In
Zones11
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Pre-Orders Ship May 2nd - May 7th

Sunstar Red displays large clusters of red flowers on dark green foliage all season. Pentas is best grown in good, moist soil, but it can tolerate poorer soils as well. It attracts pollinators, does not require deadheading, and is disease resistant.

  • 18-22 inches and 16-24 inches wide at maturity
  • Annual except in zone 11
  • Plant in part to full sun (4+hours daily)

Care: Deadheading is not necessary for continued bloom, prune to shape as desired. Fertilize weekly with Proven Winners Water Soluble Plant Food.

Shipping Info:

  • Enjoy free shipping on orders over $45
  • Size at shipping varies by the season and plant
    • Annuals are 4-8" tall at shipment in 4.25" containers

Features

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Heat Tolerant

Characteristics

  • Hardiness Zones: 11
  • Height: 18 - 22 In
  • Spread: 16 - 24 In
  • Habit: Mounded
  • Bloom Color: Red
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Bloom Time: Planting To Hard Frost
  • Plant Type: Annual
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