A very rare beauty in red, lisianthus Arena Red produces large buds on the top of multiple, sturdy stems. Very attractive high quality double red blossoms in red open late in the summer and add additional color in the cut flower garden. Plant together with other lisianthus and next to Zinnia for creative floral arrangements.
Plant outside after all danger of frost in well-drained soil and full sun.
How to Grow
Once established, lisianthus plants require little care. They can tolerate drought and will bloom continuously until the first frost.
Lisianthus is grown primarily for its stunning, long-lasting cut flowers. The shorter cultivars are attractive in containers. All types can be used in borders or as edgings, as long as they are spaced closely together.