Palafoxia integrifolia

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

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

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Many-wings, Coastalplain Palafox

Asteraceae (Compositae)

Plant Specifics

Size:3-4 ft tall by 2-4 ft wide
Life Span:Long-lived perennial
Flower Color:White,pink
Fruit Color:White
Phenology:Deciduous. Blooms in late summer and fall.
Habitats:Dry or scrubby flatwoods and , coastal hammocks. Common after fire.


Recommended Uses:Since this gets tall, plant it at the rear of a wildflower garden. Individual stems are narrow, but older specimens can have multiple stems. Blooms in mid-fall with blooms concentrated at the tops of the stems.
Light: Full Sun
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Somewhat moist, no flooding ----- 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 bees, butterflies and moths. 

Said to attract scarab beetles.