Grown as an annual here. Ours, a cultivar by the name of 'Royal Flush', didn't grow to its full potential in our somewhat inhospitable driveway bed - plenty of heat, but probably not quite enough moisture.
tender perennial (Z9-11)
We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.
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January 19, 2008