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Cuphea melvillea 'Candy Corn'

  • Cuphea 'Candy Corn' is a summer annual in the Garden Geek Collection.
  • Cuphea 'Candy Corn' is a summer bloomer that loves the heat.
  • It features a cool structured flower that is quite distinctive and similar in color and shape to its namesake.

Color: Orange

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Hummingbirds


  • Container


  • Garden Geek


  • Sun
  • Partial Sun

Fertilizer Levels:

  • Average Feed

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring(Flowering)
  • Summer(Flowering)

Soil Moisture Preference:

  • Average-Slightly Moist

Soil pH Requirements:

  • High, 6.3-6.8
  • Medium, 5.7-6.2