Hamelia patens 'Compacta', Dwarf Mexican Firebush
Category: Hardy deciduous shrub
Height: 3' to 5' tall x 3' to 5' wide
Light: Full to part sun
Bloom:: Profuse, terminal, tubular 1 ?" bright orange
Bloom Time: Mid spring through early fall
Growth Habit: Rounded, compact, dense. Cut back in early spring to maintain form.
Comments: Attracts hummingbirds. Deep red fall color. Berries attractive to birds. Drought tolerant