Semi evergreen herbaceous ornamental plant originated from Mexico. Its height and diameter is 1,5m and it is famous for its tube like flower which can be either white or red. It blossoms in summer until autumn with thick inflorescences making it ideal to be used as trailing. Its foliage is needle like and its development straight. It prefers both sunny and shady locations and does not require frequent watering as well as prospers in warm climates and well drained soils.