Standing Cypress

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Standing cypress (Ipomopsis rubra), also known as Texas plume, scarlet gilia, flame flower, and Indian spur, is a biennial wildflower native to the southeastern United States. It is a tall, slender plant with a branching stem that can reach heights of up to 6 feet. The leaves are narrow and pointed, and the flowers are tubular and bright red. Standing cypress blooms in the summer, and the flowers are a favorite of hummingbirds and butterflies.


Standing Cypress
Ipomopsis rubra
Standing Cypress

Standing cypress is a beautiful and versatile plant that can be used in a variety of ways in the garden. It can be planted in borders, meadows, or wildflower gardens. It can also be used as a cut flower. Standing cypress is a great choice for pollinator gardens, and it is also deer-resistant.

Here are some tips for growing standing cypress:

  • Plant standing cypress in full sun and well-drained soil.
  • Water regularly, especially during dry periods.
  • Deadhead spent flowers to encourage more blooms.
  • Divide the plants every 3 to 4 years to keep them healthy and vigorous.

Standing cypress is a beautiful and easy-to-grow plant that is perfect for adding a splash of color to your garden.
Propagation: Lanceleaf coreopsis can be propagated by seed or by division.
Uses: Lanceleaf coreopsis is a popular garden plant because it is easy to grow and it is a magnet for pollinators. It can be used in borders, meadows, and wildflower gardens.

Ipomopsis rubra, commonly known as Scarlet Bugler or Red Penstemon, is a perennial flowering plant native to the following states in the United States:

  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Idaho
  • Kansas
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Mexico
  • North Dakota
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Washington
  • Wyoming



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Mary Hoggins
Tyler, Texas

Last year in the Fall, I collected a lot of seeds I planted this year.

Roger Holmes
Dallas, Texas

They really added a big splash of color to the front of my house garden bed. Love them!

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Mobile, Alabama

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