Enjoy the iridescent beauty of hummingbirds as they drink from colorful, nectar filled flowers. Includes 3 easy-to-grow hummingbird favorites with full planting & design information.
These flowers offer an ideal combination of different blossoms and vegetation at varying height levels, providing your intended visitors with a choice of where to feed, rest and roost.
Includes one packet each: Scarlet Runner Bean 'Magic Beanstalk,' Nasturtium 'Summer Charm,' Zinnia 'Scarlet Flame'
Plant Type: Annual
Bloom Color: Reds, Yellows, Oranges
Grows Best In: Full to Part Sun
Bloom Period: Summer / Fall
Growth Habit: bush, vine
Days to Seed Germination: 10-12days
Seed Planting Depth: 1.5 cm (1/2")
Growing Height: 60-90 cm (24-36")
Plant your hummingbird flower garden in a rectangular bed or border with tall, medium and low flowers from back to front, OR plant in a circle garden with the tall climber in the center, surrounded by the middle and then lower growing flowers.
At the back of the border OR climbing up a central trellis in a circle garden, climbing Scarlet Runner Beans offer abundant coral-red blossoms that hummers love to sip.
At mid-level, Scarlet Flame Zinnias bright red flowers make a splash of color easy for hummers to see from a distance.
At front of the border OR on the outside of the circle, low mounding Summer Charm Nasturtiums are a sure fit for hummingbirds' nectar-seeking bills.