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Bulk Bloodflower / Sunset Flower Seeds

Bulk Bloodflower / Sunset Flower Seeds

Regular price $5.42
Regular price $5.87 Sale price $5.42
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Native to tropical South America, Bloodflower reaches a height of 4 feet tall and boasts exotic scarlet/orange/yellow flowers. A favorite among butterflies, hummingbirds, and wasps as a nectar source, and as a food source for the Monarch butterfly. Also commonly known as Tropical Milkweed, Mexican Butterfly Weed and Blood Flower.


Seed Type Heirloom
Plant Type Upright
Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Red
Bloom Season Summer through Fall
Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Poor Soil Tolerant, Wet Area Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer


Planting Season Spring
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Height 40 inches
Plant Spacing 15 to 18 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Visit our Flower Planting Guide to learn more.


Recommended Coverage
Packet Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft
1 Pound Up to 10,000 Sq. Ft
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