Tuberous perennial: Deer resistant. Compact series of early, free-flowering plants with large blooms. The blossoms twist & turn like tiny butterfly wings. The silvery, marbled coloring of the foliage accents the beautiful flower colors. Good for borders & rock gardens. Can also be grown as houseplants. Blm time: late summer-fall. Blm color: scarlet. Height: 12-14". Width: 12-14". Exp.: part shade. Water: moist.