Conradina etonia

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
9A 9B 

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Etonia Conradina, Etonia False Rosemary

Lamiaceae (Labiatae)

Plant Specifics

Size:3-4 ft tall by 2-3 ft wide
Life Span:Long-lived perennial
Flower Color:Lavender
Phenology:Evergreen. Long bloom season, primarily spring. Long-lived (Nelson 2003) if grown in appropriate open, sandy dry settings.
Habitats:Scrub. In openings. Endemic to Etonia Creek State Forest and vicinity.


Recommended Uses:Border or foundation plant.
Light: Full Sun
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Not wet but not extremely dry ----- to ----- Very long very dry periods
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



Attract many pollinators, especially bees.