Spider flower. Spinosa is a common annual flower from south america paraguay uruguay argentina and southern brazil that also goes by other common names including spider legs and grandfathers whiskers. The cleome spider flower sometimes called spider leg or spider flower is named for its tall leggy appearance and the shape of its leaves. Cleomes spider flowers rocky mountain bee plant and stinking clover plant type. Spider flower plants create striking focal points at the back of a garden due to their ability to grow 3 to 5 feet tall.
In fact one small plant can grow to create a small shrublike specimen covered in flowers. Hasslerana or by the synonym c. Sparkler spider flower cleome hassleriana sparkler series. This delightful genetically dwarf selection is thornless and densely branched with abundant flowers.
Partial to full sun. Nor do they need to be staked to stay upright. Grows to 1 12 to 5 feet tall with a 1 to 2 foot spread sun exposure. Full sun partial sun soil type.
Flowers of the cleome plant are intricate large and showy. Spider flower cleome hassleriana sometimes referred to incorrectly as c.