This South Africa native is a tender, rounded perennial with dull green leaves. Its unique flowers appear crimson-red when closed, and either white or orange eye when opened. It grows up to 30cm (12") high and develops to 60cm (24") wide in diameter. 'Both Star Balsam and Orange Eye are remarkable patio and bed plants for a uniquely-shaped summer color show. Its night-scented flowers bloom constantly throughout summer.