Red Kochia Scoparia is a vigorous annual that is mostly grown for its unique foliage. Kochia Scoparia seeds can be started indoors or directly outdoors after last frost. Also called Summer Cypress or Mexican Fireweed this ornamental, shrubby annual grows upright and features rounded, symmetrical, cone-like growth habit. Kochia Scoparia produces feathery green foliage that changes its color to intense red in late summer and early fall.
Red Kochia Scoparia is an outstanding foliage plant that makes superb accent in any garden. Kochia is a popular ornamental flower for bordering, container planting, hedging and screening. Kochia Scoparia seeds need light to germinate, so the surface sowing is required. The established Burning Bush grows best in full sun and dry or moist soil with good drainage provided, and Summer Cypress self-sows itself freely for the next season appearance.
Annual herb, red. Cong strains closely, plant type was oval to spherical, obovate or elliptic, multi-branched, thin, pubescent, semi-woody stem base, leaf alternate, leaves linear or bar. Resistance to cutting, extensive management, can be trimmed garden into various geometric shapes for flower Lei, reading glasses or a few flower beds planted in the central line bundle, can also be potted decorated venue, hall, hi sunshine, hi warm, not cold, very resistant hot, salinity, drought-resistant, resistant barren, the soil not strict, self-sow easily multiply.