Carphephorus paniculatus

deer tongue, hairy trilisa

Asteraceae (Compositae)

wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: to 3 ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color      pink,purple
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Wildflower gardens.
Considerations: Not drought tolerant.
Propagation: Seed.
Availability: Native nurseries, Seed
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
moisture_bar
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: adaptable

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant  
Attracts butterflies.
Native Habitats: Hydric to mesic pine flatwoods, cutthroat seeps, bogs.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B