Nancy; I went searching a little bit and the below links says it is a cross between r. equis and r. mexicana .
February 10, 2012 at 7:14 pm
Here is one of my new favorites,,Cross of Russelia equesitaformis and R. mexicana
name,,,St. Elmos Fire,,This rugged little guy has bloomed almost non-stop ALL summer and so far,,ALL this winter as well,after freezing back hard in 2010. NO supplemental water needed ! I have an over-wintering Rufus hummingbird just HAUNTING it daily ! If i can figure out how to post a photo i will,,
KEEP IT UP BRENDA !
OH, this is Joshua, at my garden center Joshuas Native Plants,,in the Heights,, HEY BRENDA,,Id really like to post a picture of it, can i do this on here?
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