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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
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Etonia Conradina, Etonia False Rosemary
|Size:||3-4 ft tall by 2-3 ft wide|
|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|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.|
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.