Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 2-9 ft Width: 2-8 ft
Flower Color: yellow
Fruit Color: brown,NA
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Plant at the back of an informal wildflower or butterfly garden--it gets tall.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: adaptable
Attracts many pollinators including bees and butterflies. Small birds and other wildlife consume seeds.
Native Habitats: Moist upland hardwood forests, mixed hardwood-pine forests. Secondary woods.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: