Add a little spark to your landscape this Fourth of July. Firecracker plants are garden superstars with bursts of tiny red blooms that glow like red embers, even during the brightest daylight.
Although drought conditions often restrict the sale and use of firecrackers in Bexar County, there are a few options guaranteed to brighten a summer evening without setting fires.
We’re talking about firecracker plants: those garden superstars with tiny flowers but big presence, bursts of tiny red blooms, glowing like red embers even during the brightest daylight.
Don’t worry about any of these species catching fire, the tiny “sparks” you might see jumping from bush to bush are actually hummingbirds!