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|Life Span:||Short-lived perennial|
|Noted for:||Showy flowers|
|Recommended Uses:||Moist wildflower garden.|
|Availability:||Native nurseries, Seed|
|Light:||Full Sun, Part Shade|
always floodedextremely dry
|(Stays Wet ----- to ----- Somewhat moist, no flooding)|
|Moisture Tolerance:||Stays Wet ----- to ----- Somewhat moist, no flooding|
|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|
|Soil pH:||Acidic to neutral|
Attracts hummingbirds (Treasure Coast Natives blog).
Recorded visitors include bees, butterflies, and wasps (Treasure Coast Natives blog).
|Native Habitats:||Low flatwoods, wet prairie, coastal swales, pond margins, marshy roadsides.|
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures