Sunlight : Cuphea grows in full sun and if the afternoon sun is too hot then little bit shade is good. These plants are shed their leaves during winter and then rejuvenate during jan – feb again.
Watering : Normal watering, once daily. Regular water is must until the roots are established well. Water quantity also depends on the planter size.
Soil : These plants require well drained moderately fertile soil.
Best Suited Planter : 5 inch to 12 inch planter is best suited. Terracotta, Terracotta black, metal, and ceramic will enhance the beauty of the plant.
Fertilizers : Fertilize once every four months while flowering and later on feed them with the slow releasing fertiliser. Trimming should be done after the flower flush is over.