Bidens laevis

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B 

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Burmarigold, Smooth Beggarticks


Plant Specifics

Size:1.5 - 3 ft ft
Life Span:Short-lived perennial
Flower Color:Yellow
Habitats:Swamps, river edget


Recommended Uses:Informal gardens in wet sites.
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Aquatic ----- to ----- Stays Wet
Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:Not salt tolerant of inundation by salty or brackish water.
Salt Spray Tolerance:Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray
Soil/Substrate:Organic material (muck), Sand



Attracts native bees and butterflies