Hypericum edisonianum

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
9A 9B 

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Edison's Ascrium


Plant Specifics

Size:3-5 ft
Life Span:Short-lived perennial
Flower Color:Yellow
Fruit Color:Brown
Habitats:Open seep slopes, wet prairie, wet flatwoods at margins of seasonal ponds, wetland transition zones.


Recommended Uses:Plant in wet prairie setting, wet wildflower garden
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



Foliage and seeds are food source for birds and mammals.

Attracts insect pollinators, especially bees.