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Tassel Flower

Emilia javanica

Tassel Flower is a native of the Far East and was introduced into England in 1799. It is an annual that grows to two or three feet in height with flame-colored button-like flowers appearing on its slender stems in summer.

Growth Type: 
Annual
Color(s): 
Reds, Orange
Hardiness Zones: 
Zone 1, Zone 2, Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Location at Monticello: 
West Lawn
Planting Conditions: 
Full Sun
Blooming History: 
2001 Jun 23 to 2001 Nov 82002 Jun 7 to 2002 Nov 12003 Jun 9 to 2003 Nov 72004 Jun 8 to 2004 Dec 32005 Jun 17 to 2005 Nov 152006 Jun 1 to 2006 Nov 152007 Jun 8 to 2007 Nov 152008 Jul 11 to 2008 Oct 312009 Sep 1 to 2009 Nov 152010 Sep 1 to 2010 Dec 12011 Aug 5 to 2011 Dec 62012 Sep 15 to 2012 Dec 42013 Jun 19 to 2013 Nov 72014 Jun 16 to 2014 Nov 142015 Jul 4
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