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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B
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Myrtle-leaf St. John's-wort
|Evergreen. Blooms predominantly in spring and summer.
|Seeps, wet prairies, wet flatwoods.
|Full Sun, Part Shade
always floodedextremely dry
|Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry
|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 pollinators, especially bees.