They are large, nodding flowers, bright orange with darker spots. They have long, showy stamens. Stem is fuzzy. They bloom in summer.
Flower Type: Large nodding flowers with 6 spotted and curled back petals and large, showy stamens
Flower Color: Bright orange
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Plant Type: Wildflower (Tall - 2-5 feet)
Leaf Type: Narrow, entire (smooth edge)
Stem: Purplish and hairy, upper part grows small, black bullets in leaf axils
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