Bright red flowers with a wide, bright yellow band.
Developed by Kieft Seed, the members of the MESA™ series bloom the first year and form very uniform, compact, well-branched plants with strong, upright habits. The MESA™ Series tend to flower about 2-3 weeks earlier than comparative varieties, from early thru late summer. All the colors have intense, non-fading color. Butterflies adore the blooms.
In the landscape, plants have proven to be wind and rain resistant which is especially valuable in climates where there are frequent thunderstorms in summer. It tolerates a wide range of climates including those with hot, humid, dry, cool, and moist conditions as long as good drainage is provided.