Hydrolea corymbosa

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B 

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Also known as Nama corymbosa

Plant Specifics

Size:1-2 ft.
Life Span:Long-lived perennial
Flower Color:Bright blue
Fruit Color:Dark brown
Phenology:Spring blooming; winter dormant
Habitats:Marshes and swamps


Recommended Uses:Moist wildflower gardens.
Light: Full Sun
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Stays Wet ----- to ----- Usually moist, occasional inundation
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:Loam, Organic material (muck), Lime rock, Sand



Bee pollinated.