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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
8A 8B 9A 9B
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|Size:||1.5 to 3 ft tall by 1 ft wide|
|Life Span:||Annual to short-lived perennial|
|Habitats:||Moist flatwoods, savannas.|
|Recommended Uses:||Wildflower in moist casual setting.|
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|
Bees have been documented using this species including Dialictus nymphalis and D. tegularis (Deyrup et al. 2002).