Zigadenus glaberrimus

Fly Poison, Creeping Camus, Sandbog Deathcamas

Melanthiaceae

Plant Specifics

Form:Flower
Life Span:Short-lived perennial
Flower Color:White,yellow
Fruit Color:NA
Phenology:Winter dormant
Noted for:Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses:Moist wildflower garden, especially acidic gardens oriented toward sphagnum, pitcher plants, and similar bog species.
Propagation:Seed. Division of bulbs.
Availability:Seed
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
 (Stays Wet ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry)
Moisture Tolerance: Stays Wet ----- 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:Organic material (muck), Sand
Soil pH:Acidic

Ecology

Wildlife:

Attracts pollinators.

Insects:
 
Native Habitats:Flatwoods, wet prairie, savanna.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
8A 8B 

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

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