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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
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|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Habitats:||Moist woods, stream banks, moist roadsides.|
|Recommended Uses:||Garden flower for wet sites. Blooms in late summer-early fall.|
always floodedextremely dry
|Moisture Tolerance:||Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- to ----- Somewhat moist, no flooding|
|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|
Bumblebees are an important pollinator for this species. Small beetles feed on the pollen.