Cuphea llavea 'Flamenco Samba'


Photo courtesy of Proven Winners

  • Large, rich, burgundy flowers bloom continuously throughout the season
  • Use in hanging baskets, beds, borders and window boxes
Award Winning
Award Winning
Blooms all Season
Blooms all Season
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Hanging Basket
Hanging Basket
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Deadheading not necessary for continuous bloom but can be used to tidy plants

Height: 8-16 in
Spread: 12-18 in
Spacing: 12-18 in
Price Level 1: $4.49 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Burgundy
Zone: 9-10

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Drought Tolerant
  • Low Maintenance
  • Award Winning
  • No Deadheading
  • Hanging Basket
  • Container
  • Blooms all Season
  • Heat Tolerant


  • Full Sun


  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Spring

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water