Plant Information

Cuphea Starfire (Cigar Plant)

Cuphea Starfire (Cigar Plant)

Vibrant pink, tubular flowers tipped with lavender, star shaped petals and attractive green foliage with a bushy habit. Flowering for most of the year.


Evergreen. Attracts bees and butterflies. Long flowering period. Heat, dry, coastal and light frost tolerant once established.


Great for borders, gardens, rockeries and containers.


Plant in well drained soil in a sunny position.

Care & Height:

Height to 70-100cm and width to 70cm. Trim after flowering to tidy and encourage new growth. Protect from heavy frosts.

This plant appears in the following categories;
Flowers, Containers, Shrubs, Coastal, Full sun, Part sun/shade,