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|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Noted for:||Interesting bark|
|Recommended Uses:||Naturalistic landscapes.|
|Availability:||Native nurseries, Seed|
always floodedextremely dry
|(Somewhat moist, no flooding ----- to ----- Somewhat long very dry periods)|
|Moisture Tolerance:||Somewhat moist, no flooding ----- to ----- Somewhat long very dry periods|
|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, Lime rock, Sand|
|Soil pH:||Calcareous (high pH)|
Birds and other wildlife consume fruit.
Larval host plant for Florida white (Appias drusilla) butterfly.
|Native Habitats:||Relatively dry hammocks.|
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 11
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
|General Comments:||It is listed as Threatened by the state of Florida.|