Pinckneya bracteata

hairy fevertree

Rubiaceae

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Plant Specifics

Form: tree
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 10-20 ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color   flower color      white,pink,red
Phenology: deciduous
Noted for: Showy flowers, interesting foliage

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Specimen shrub or small tree.
Propagation: Seed.
Availability: Native nurseries, Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
moisture_bar
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: Acidic

Ecology

Native Habitats: Edges of bayheads, swamps; bogs; steepheads; wet flatwoods.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B

Other

Other Comments: The showy part of the flower is the white, pink or rose sepals that become petal-like. This species is listed as Threatened by the State of Florida. Please acquire from reputable nurseries.