How tall do 4 o'clock flowers get?
Similarly one may ask, how tall do 4 o'clock flowers get?
Plants get to be two or three feet tall in sunny spots or in part shade, and they bloom from midsummer until frost. In relatively warm-winter climates, four o'clocks will come back every year from tubers that overwinter in the ground.
Secondly, are 4 o'clock flowers poisonous? Four o'clock is a garden flower that also grows wild in some parts of southwestern United States. Alkaloids in the roots and seeds can be moderately toxic for dogs. Most symptoms are limited to vomiting and diarrhea as well as topical skin irritation.
Additionally, what does 4 o'clock flowers look like?
Mirabilis multiflora is called the Colorado four o'clock. By now you may wonder what four o'clock flowers look like. They are tubular shaped blooms in colors of white, pink, purple, red and yellow that grow on erect to trailing green stems. Different flower colors can appear on a single stem, in some varieties.
How do you care for 4 o clocks?
Four O'clock prefer full sun, but will tolerate partial shade. Note that in partial shade they may grow lanky. They will do well in rich, well composted soil as they are big eaters. Keep soil moist.