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Cuphea 'Funny Face'

Tender Annual

What is Tender Annual?

Undemanding annual is heat tolerant and easy to grow

Fabulous choice for south facing sites

Plant it en masse in sunny beds or in baskets and containers

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This cheeky little annual brings some fun to your summer displays. Take a close look at the bright tubular blooms – each flower is sticking its tongue out at you. How rude! The yellow and pink cigar-shaped flowers are borne in abundance, peeping out from a Canopy of dark green leaves. This undemanding annual is heat tolerant and easy to grow, making a fabulous choice for hot, south facing sites. Whether you plant it en masse in sunny beds or as filler for your baskets and containers, Cuphea 'Funny Face' will always raise a smile. Height and spread: 30cm (12").

Height Up to 30cm (12in)
Spread Up to 30cm (12in)

Tender Annual


full sunsun or semi shade

Flowering Months

3 cuphea jumbo plants (KC8635)
6 cuphea jumbo plug plants (KC8205)

Pot up Cuphea plugs and grow them on in warm frost free conditions until plants are well grown. Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days before planting out in beds, borders, baskets and patio pots. Grow Cuphea in any fertile, well drained soil in full sun.
Feed and water Cuphea plants regularly throughout the growing season.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £5.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £6.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

Van Meuwen strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. Sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this, so regretfully we are unable to ship live plants to the following areas: HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR24, ZE1-ZE3

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