Synonyms: Dicerandra densiflora, Dicerandra linarifolia
Life Span: annual
Size: Height: 1-1.5 ft
Flower Color: pink
Noted for: Showy flowers, aroma, fragrance
Recommended Uses: Wildflower garden.
Considerations: Difficult to establish and hence rarely grown. Retain this if you have it on a site. These are abundant along some dry roadsides and retaining these wildflower areas is strongly encouraged.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam
Native Habitats: Sandhill settings.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Map is based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in:
Other Comments: The two species listed are annuals. All perennial Dicerandra species in Florida a rare and endangered. They appear to be closely related and form hybrid swarms if grown in a common garden. To protect the genetic purity of these rare plants, please do not grown them.