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Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml

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Euphorbiaceae

Trailing Chenille Plant, Strawberry Firetails, Red-Hot Cat's Tail, Kitten's Tail, Strawberry Firetails, Dwarf Chenille Plant

Acalypha pendula, A. repens, A. reptans

Fuzzy crimson blooms are borne intermittently through the year. A trailing evergreen which is excellent for hanging baskets and mixed container gardens with foliage and blooms spilling over the edges.

Average Mature Size: 8-12''H x 18-24''L

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8B,9,10,11

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade, Light shade

pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline

Please be advised that humans and/or animals may have allergic reactions if part(s) of this plant are consumed or by coming into contact with sap from bruised or broken plant parts: All parts - Minor Toxicity if Ingested, Sap - Eye Irritation and/or Dermatitis

 
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Giant Chenille Plant, Red-Hot Cats Tail
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Deep purple 3-4", richly fragrant blooms on a vigorous climber with medium green foliage. One of the hardiest passion vines. The fruits may be edible, but it takes hand-pollination to get much fruit at all, they say.  Item # 464. Price: US$9.99
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The hottest new Esperanza on the market! Bells of Fire™ produces clusters of red to dark orange-red trumpet shaped flowers throughout the warmer months of the year on a fairly compact plant. This exciting new introduction offers the same heat and sun loving disposition as the other Esperanzas and like Gold Star it flowers early and frequently. Item# 10317.
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Few plants can bring color to the fall garden like the Winter Cassia! Clusters of butterfly-like creamy yellow 1" blooms that are edged in white are born in October-November on this large arching tree-like shrub/perennial. A rare creamy-yellow colored selection developed by Patrick Worley. Item# 345. Price: US$9.99

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White, fragrant bloom spikes reaching 16", are held against the green, velvety foliage. Attracts scads of butterflies. Considered by many to be the best white butterfly bush. Item # 735. Price: US$9.99

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An unusually pure white selection of Vitex. Silver Spires produces medium sized spikes of white flowers that are held against the dark blue-green fragrant foliage. Vitex is a vigorous, disease and deer resistant, drought and salt tolerant large spreading to upright deciduous shrub or small tree. Excellent for Butterflies, Bees, and Hummingbirds. Silver Spires was the top rated white flowered Vitex in trials at Longwood Gardens. Item# 739.

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View Beautifully cut medium green deeply cut lacy foliage that is reminiscent of the delicately cut foliage of some Japanese Maples adorns this vigorous 'Chaste Tree'. 6-8" spikes of lavender-pink flowers that attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees are borne in summer. The Lace-Leaf Vitex is considered by many to be the most hardy of the Chaste Trees.  Item# 787. Price: US$9.99

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View A vigorous and reliable Oakleaf Hydrangea selection with sturdy stems and good sun tolerance. The 10-14" white bloom panicles, with individual blooms as large as a half-dollar, are borne in spring and fade to pink. Item # 1181 Price: US$12.99

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