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Black Titi, Spring Titi, Buckwheat-tree
|Size:||10-20 ft tall by 10-20 ft wide|
|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Noted for:||Showy flowers|
|Recommended Uses:||Hedge in wet sites, pond borders. Good for a small thicket. Grow as a small tree or large shrub.|
|Light:||Full Sun, Part Shade|
always floodedextremely dry
|(Stays Wet ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry)|
|Moisture Tolerance:||Stays Wet ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry|
|Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:||Not salt tolerant of inundation by salty or brackish water.|
|Salt Spray/ Salty Soil Tolerance:||Some tolerance to salty wind but not direct salt spray.|
|Soil or other substrate:||Loam, Organic material (muck), Sand|
Browsed by deer.
Attracts bees (https://flawildflowers.org/).
|Native Habitats:||Hydric flatwoods, seep swamps, sloughs, stream banks, bogs, wiregrass savannas.|
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures