Sabatia decandra

Bartram's marsh-pink

Gentianaceae

Synonyms:  Sabatia bartramii

wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: annual
Size: Height: 2 - 2.5 ft    Width: 0.3 ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color      white,pink
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Wildflower in moist areas.
Propagation: Said to be difficult to grow.
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: Wet flatwoods, bogs, cypress swamps, ruderal areas, wet prairie, margins of ponds.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B,10A,10B,11