Sabatia brevifolia

shortleaf rosegentian

Gentianaceae

wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: annual
Size: Height: 1.5 to 3 ft    Width: 1 ft
Flower Color: flower color      white
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Wildflower in moist casual setting.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
moisture_bar
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant  
Native Habitats: Moist flatwoods, savannas.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B

Other

Other Comments: Not generally grown, little information on culture has been located.