|Dense, fast growing deciduous shrub. Clusters of orange or red flowers with long, red stamens appear nearly continually in warm weather. Useful quick screen. Best growth and flower production in full sun. Adapts to desert conditions. Hardy in zone 9b. Quickly reaches 10 feet tall and wide. Keep soil moist until completely established. Drought tolerant when established. Little fertilizer is needed. Cut foliage to ground in early spring to maintain compact form. Remove spent flowers.