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Tassel flower 'Irish poet'  

Emilia coccinea

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'Irish poet' is a Tassel flower variety in the Emilia genus with a scientific name of Emilia coccinea. Irish poet is a variety of heirloom OP Tassel flower . Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Outrageous Orange.

Beautiful bright orange variety for naturalistic gardens. This annual has long stems and small bright orange flowers in clusters.

This variety is an Flower that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Irish poet have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Irish poet

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Irish poet is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Irish poet are Zone 1 and Zone 10.

Growing Irish poet from seed

Transplanting Irish poet

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Irish poet is a tender plant.

Harvesting Irish poet

Other Names for Tassel flower 'Irish poet'

Flora’s Paintbrush, Tassel Flower, Emilia coccinea,

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