An annual herb producing an erect, branching stem lined with waxy, lance-shaped leaves 1 to 2 centimeters long. The inflorescence bears flowers on pedicels several centimeters long. The flower has 5 red petals each up to 3 centimeters long and stamens tipped with anthers bearing light blue pollen.
Xeric garden in wildlife habitat yard.
Lat: 31.11, Long: -97.50
Spotted on Mar 7, 2016
Submitted on Jun 24, 2016