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Indian Paintbrush Seeds

SKU: AM013155
per Packet
No longer available this season.
This rare wildflower lights up the summer garden with orange/red, show flowers. The bright blooms also attract hummingbirds and butterflies! Biennial.
key features
Botanical Name
Castilleja coccinea
Seed Life Cycle
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Ideal Region
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Seed Coverage
covers 30-40 square feet
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Mass Plantings


Indian Paintbrush, also known as Painted Cup, is a biennial native wildflower to the United States. It is beloved for its bright, fiery blooms and long blooms. It thrives in sunny areas that have well-draining soil. It can be tricky to grow from seed but absolutely worth the effort!