swamp tickseed, Georgia tickseed
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 3-4 ft Width: 1-3 ft
Flower Color: white,pink
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Wet garden areas. This species will persist only if conditions remain moist.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam, organic material (muck)
Soil pH Range: adaptable
Attracts various pollinators. Small birds consume seeds.
Native Habitats: Wet roadside swales, savannas, bogs, cypress ponds.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Map is based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in:
Other Comments: This is one of the few pink tickseeds.