Illicium floridanum

Florida anise

Illiciaceae


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Plant Specifics

Form: shrub
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 15 ft    Width: 8 ft
Flower Color: flower color      red
Phenology: evergreen
Noted for: Showy flowers, interesting foliage

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Screen or specimen plant in shady settings.
Availability: Quality nurseries, Native nurseries
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam

Ecology

Native Habitats: Slope forest, floodplain forest, hydric hammocks, seep stream (banks).

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B