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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
10A 8A 8B 9A 9B
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Also known as Uniola sessiliflora
|Size:||Approximately 3 ft tall in clumps about 3 ft across.|
|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Phenology:||Winter dormant. Blooms June-July.|
|Recommended Uses:||Border plant. Also used for restoration.|
always floodedextremely 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 Tolerance:||Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray|
|Soil/Substrate:||Clay, Loam, Sand|
Birds and other wildlife consume seed.