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|Size:||very low basal rosette with a 2-2.5 ft flower stalk.|
|Noted for:||Showy flowers|
|Propagation:||Seeds are available through the Florida Wildflowers Growers Cooperative.|
|Availability:||Native nurseries, Seed|
always floodedextremely dry
|(Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry)|
|Moisture Tolerance:||Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- 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:||Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray|
|Soil or other substrate:||Loam, Sand|
Birds and small mammals eat the seeds.
Attracts a variety of pollinators including bees. Attracts butterflies.
|Native Habitats:||Flatwoods. Moist to dry roadsides.|
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
8A 8B 9A 9B
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures