Mexican Shrimp Plant; False Hop
This justicia blooms regularly, even in full shade and sometimes even in winter. Freezing temperatures will freeze it back to the roots.
- plant type: Perennial
- origins: Mexico
coupon eligible: Yes
flower color: Red
freeze hardy: Yes
wildlife: Hummingbirds, Butterflies
sunlight requirements: Full Shade, Part Sun/Shade
soil types: Clay, Garden Mixed, Sandy
Trim back to keep it bushy; otherwise it becomes lanky. Can be cut back in winter to encourage fuller growth or restart.