Spider flower

Cleome

Photo/Illustration: 
Kerry Ann Moore
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Spider flower (Cleome)
Umbels of pink, white, or fuchsia blossoms make spider flower a beloved addition in any border. It's reseeding habit can be a boon or curse, depending on how you like your plants to behave.
Noteworthy Characteristics:  Long, upward-reaching stems topped off with an explosion of color make spider flower a good go-to for height in the garden.
Care:  Be sure to maintain moisture in dry weather.

Overview

Height
3 ft. to 6 ft.
Spread
3 ft. to 6 ft.
Growth Habit
Spreads
Growth Pace
Fast Grower
Light
Full Sun Only
Moisture
Medium Moisture
Maintenance
Low
Characteristics
Showy Flowers
Bloom Time
Summer
Flower Color
Pink Flower,
Purple/Lavender Flower

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