The species is native to California and this selection has scarlet red flowers with large spurs on 15-20 inch tall stems. A midsummer bloomer that is a short lived perennial that is grown often as an annual. Flowers the same year sown, taking 10 weeks to reach peek bloom. Grow in well drained soils in full sun.
grown as annuals or tender perennials.
Zones 7-9 and in others grown as an annual pot plant.