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|Life Span:||Short-lived perennial|
|Noted for:||Showy flowers|
|Recommended Uses:||Plant in wet prairie setting, wet wildflower garden|
|Availability:||Native nurseries, Seed|
always floodedextremely dry
|(Stays Wet ----- to ----- Usually moist, occasional inundation)|
|Moisture Tolerance:||Stays Wet ----- to ----- Usually moist, occasional inundation|
|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:||Sand|
Foliage and seeds are food source for birds and mammals.
Attracts insect pollinators, especially bees.
|Native Habitats:||Open seep slopes, wet prairie, wet flatwoods at margins of seasonal ponds, wetland transition zones.|
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
This is a State-endangered species. Please honor all state regulations regarding growing and transport of this species.