Egyptian Star Cluster (Pentas laceolata)
Copyright: Fred Miller
(aka Star Cluster, Star flower)
When the eye-catching Egyptian Star Cluster is in bloom, a cluster of red star-shaped flowers will brighten up your garden.
Butterflies and hummingbirds will not be able to resist the Egyptian Star Cluster. Against the dark green leaves, the red and sometimes pink, purple, and white star shaped buds are gorgeous and striking.
This drought-tolerant perennial will bring color and magnificent winged creatures to your garden without much effort.
Egyptian Star Cluster is a Nectar Plant for:Gulf Fritillary, and more
Egyptian Star Cluster Specifications:
Color(s): Red, white, purple, or pink flowers
Sun Exposure: Sun
Average Height: 2 ft. to 3 ft.
Average Spread: 1 ft. to 2 ft.
USDA Plant Hardiness Zone: 8 to 11
Copyright: Patty Bigner