Odontonema strictum ‘ Mexican Firespike

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Mexican Firespike is a showy evergreen shrub that will add a tropical look to your garden. Odontonema strictum is winter hardy in the south and has a high heat tolerance. It is a fast grower with tall thick branches that grow upright and nice dark green shiny leaves. In September you will be rewarded with large upright panicles of tubular flowers and hummingbirds by the dozen. Mexican Firespike can reach 5′ tall with a 24-40″ spread.

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