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|Life Span:||Short-lived perennial|
|Noted for:||Showy flowers|
|Recommended Uses:||Use in water gardens or along the shallow edges of ponds.|
|Availability:||Friends, Native nurseries, Specialty providers|
|Light:||Full Sun, Part Shade|
always floodedextremely dry
|(Aquatic ----- to ----- Stays Wet)|
|Moisture Tolerance:||Aquatic ----- to ----- Stays Wet|
|Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:||Tolerant of inundation with brackish water|
|Salt Spray/ Salty Soil Tolerance:||Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray|
|Soil or other substrate:||Pond, lake, or stream bottom, Organic material (muck), Sand|
Fruit is eaten by birds and other wildlife.
Attracts various pollinators.
|Native Habitats:||Wet prairie, cypress swamps.|
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
|General Comments:||Often in water.|