Four O’Clocks – Mirabilis jalapa
The cheerful Mirabilis jalapa got the common name “Four O’Clocks” because the flowers open in late afternoon. They remain open until morning and on cloudy days, they may not close at all. An interesting addition to your garden.
Zones: 1 through 10
Height: 2-3 ft.
Flower Color: Multi
Plant Type: Perennial (Tender)
Light Requirement: Sun to Partial Shade
Bloom Time: Summer
Seeds per Packet: 20
Seeds per Pound: 6,300
Is this wildflower invasive: No
Is this wildflower endangered: No
Is this wildflower edible: No
Is this wildflower medicinal: No