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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
8A 8B 9A 9B
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|Size:||2-2.5 ft tall by 1-1.5 ft wide|
|Life Span:||Annual to short-lived perennial|
|Habitats:||Wet flatwoods, wet prairie, edges of cypress swamps, floodplain forest, ditches.|
|Recommended Uses:||Wildflower or butterfly garden.|
always floodedextremely dry
|Moisture Tolerance:||Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- to ----- Short 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|
Attracts many butterflies and pollinators.