Common Name: Hummingbird Flower
Scientific Name: Bouvardia ternifolia
Origin: Bouvardia is native to the southwestern U.S.
Bloom time: Mid summer until fall
As its name suggests, Bouvardia is an absolute hummingbird magnet. With its 2- to 3-foot tall shoots topped with lots of scarlet tubular flowers it is a perfect food for our favorite fast moving little birds.