Synonyms: Pluchea rosea, Pluchea foetida, Pluchea odorata
Life Span: annual
Size: Height: variable, mostly 1-3 ft Width: variable, mostly 1 ft
Flower Color: white,pink
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Moist wildflower garden. Grow as annuals.
Propagation: Seeds are available through the Florida Wildflowers Growers Cooperative for P. odorata
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam, organic material (muck)
Soil pH Range: Acidic to circum-neutral
Attracts bees, wasps, and butterflies.
Native Habitats: Savannas, cypress glades, savannas, marshes, wet ditches, wet prairie.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Map is based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in:
Other Comments: These pretty little plants are not typically grown, most likely because they are annuals or short-lived perennials and require moist settings.