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Monardella macrantha 'Marian Sampson'
Hummingbird Coyote Mint; Red Monardella; Hummingbird Trumpet Mint

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FAMILY Lamiaceae (Mint Family)  Other Plants in the Mint Family
HABIT Herbaceous (Non-woody)
RANGE Cultivated
LEAF TYPE Semi-Evergreen
FLOWERS Red (Bright red)
FOLIAGE COLOR Green (Dark)
LANDSCAPE USES Forms low, woody based mats with dark green, shiny leaves. In late spring and summer its heads of large scarlet, tubular flowers nestle among the leaves. 6" x 12-24"
BOTANICAL DESCRIPTION Intensely aromatic herb from the mountains of California forming low mounds of semi-evergreen leaves virtually hidden beneath exotic looking clusters of brilliant, scarlet-orange trumpets late spring through summer. A focal poiont of color on a wall,rock garden or container. Provide protection from heat of summer sun for best perfromance; may need winter protection in some area. 3-6" x 8-12"
HARDINESS USDA Zone 5B (Coldest zone where hardy)
SOIL clay, loam or sandy
SUN REQUIREMENTS Partial Sun, Partial Shade
SPECIAL CHARACTERISTICS Plant Select | Fragrance | Attracts Hummingbirds | Attracts Butterflies
HYBRIDIZER Ed Sampson
INTRODUCER Sun Crest Nurseries
Location Map for Monardella macrantha 'Marian Sampson' (Hummingbird Coyote Mint; Red Monardella; Hummingbird Trumpet Mint) - 4 Map Locations Found
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Individual Locations for Monardella macrantha 'Marian Sampson': More Locations
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Year Location
081951*1 2008 Plant Select Garden
081951*2 2008 Gates Montane Garden
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081951*4 2008 Non
Public
081951*5 2008 Mordecai Childrens G
091144*2 2009 Water Smart Garden
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091144*3 2009 Water Smart Garden

 

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  FLOWERING:
When Monardella macrantha 'Marian Sampson' has been observed flowering
at Denver Botanic Gardens
 
2013
2012
2011

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  FRUITING:
When Monardella macrantha 'Marian Sampson' has been observed fruiting
at Denver Botanic Gardens
 
2012

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Monardella macrantha 'Marian Sampson' - Click to Enlarge

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