Devil's bouquet, Scarlet muskflower
Nyctaginaceae (Four-O'clock Family)
Terrell, Alan C.
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Leaf Retention: Deciduous Size Notes:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: Flowers open in cool of evening and close in the hot sun of the next day.
, TX Native Habitat:
Sandy, loamy or caliche soils along roadsides and in fields, mainly in the southern half of Texas.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Fragrant Flowers: yes
Deer Resistant: High