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Cuphea Hyssopifolia Plants – Best In NZ!

Growing colourful plants in your garden such as Cuphea hyssopifolia delivers a vast range of benefits:

We have both the largest variety of Cuphea plants, and the right one for your space. These have been selected to thrive in NZ’s climate. We stock only the highest quality plants, sourcing them locally, and from NZ’s leading nurseries. Each plant is packed and transported with extreme care, ensuring it arrives to you in the same condition it was in when it left the nursery. If you are wanting to buy Cuphea, shop with confidence from the best in the industry.

Cuphea Questions

1. What is another name for Cuphea?

Cuphea is a genus of flowering plants with over 260 species. It is native to the Americas and is commonly known as:

Cuphea plants are known for their bright and colourful flowers, which are red, orange, yellow, pink, and purple. Cuphea are also known for their long flowering which typically lasts from spring to autumn.

2. Should I trim Cuphea?

It is a good idea to trim Cuphea plants as this encourages new growth and helps to shape and contain the plant. The best time to trim Cuphea plants is during spring, before new growth begins. However, you can trim the plants at any time during the growing season if needed.

3. How tall do Cuphea plants get?

Cuphea plants can grow from 30 cm to 1 m tall, depending on the species and the growing conditions. Some cuphea species, such as Cuphea ignea, grow to 1m tall, while others, such as Cuphea hyssopifolia, are more compact and only grow about 30 cm tall.

4. What is Cuphea used for?

Cuphea plants have a variety of uses, including:

5. What is the lifespan of Cuphea hyssopifolia?

The lifespan of Cuphea hyssopifolia, also known as Mexican heather, can vary. In warmer climates, where winters are mild, Cuphea hyssopifolia can be considered a tender perennial. This means it can live for multiple years, with some sources reporting a lifespan of up to 30 years with proper care. In colder climates or when grown indoors, Cuphea hyssopifolia is often treated as an annual.

6. Is Cuphea a lavender?

Cuphea is not a lavender. Here's why:

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