The Stars and Stripes Pentas is a prolific scarlet flower clusters with pink centers are a hummingbird paradise. Lush dark green and white variegated foliage. Grows 12-24″ high with a clumping habit.
Spacing Your Stars & Stripes Pentas
For a seamless planting, plant your Stars & Stripes Pentas 1.5-2.5 feet apart from plant center to plant center. For space between plantings, plant them 12-18 inches apart.
- water before planting
- plant in full sun
- dig hole 3X the width of pot
- backfill and plant 1″-2″ above soil level
- water and add more soil if needed
- mulch plants
- Apply a slow-release fertilizer yearly in Spring