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|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Noted for:||Fall color, Showy flowers|
|Recommended Uses:||Specimen shrub. Fine foliage. Does well adjacent to structures or woods.|
|Considerations:||Requires acid soil.|
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|
Attracts many pollinators--is important to native bees.
Birds and other wildlife consume the fruit.
|Native Habitats:||Dry sites. Upland mixed forests, sandhill, flatwoods, scrub.|
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
8A 8B 9A
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures