How do i take care of a mexican heather?

Answer Mexican HeatherKeep your leaves colorful by planting in spotty shade. Make sure you water your Mexican Heather weekly, because the plant can only handle short periods without moisture. Purchase and... Read More »

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How do I care for Mexican heather in winter?

Keep Mexican heather in sunny locations, whether in pots or planted outside. This plant prefers full sun but can tolerate partial shade.Move potted Mexican heather indoors during the winter, and ke... Read More »

How do I care for a Mexican heather plant?

Plant Mexican heather, or Cuphea hyssopifolia, also known as false heather, in full sun to encourage profuse flowering. It can tolerate partial shade, according to the University of Florida's IFAS ... Read More »

How do I grow Mexican heather?

Soil PreparationPlant Mexican heather in an area that gets full sun, for best results, or partial shade. Amend the soil with a mixture of quick-draining potting soil, preferably alkaline, and compo... Read More »

Is Mexican heather a perennial?

When planted in its ideal climate, USDA zones 9 to 11, Mexican heather is an evergreen plant. It's considered annual in climates affected by frost, but can be perennial in zones 7 to 8. Annual plan... Read More »