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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B
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Rough Skullcap, Helmet Skullcap
|Life Span:||Short-lived perennial|
|Habitats:||Upland mixed forests, flatwoods, sandhill, ruderal areas.|
|Recommended Uses:||Wildflower garden. It blooms early before most of the other wildflowers.|
always floodedextremely dry
|Moisture Tolerance:||Somewhat moist, no flooding ----- to ----- Very long very dry periods|
|Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:||Not salt tolerant of inundation by salty or brackish water.|
|Salt Spray Tolerance:||Some tolerance to salty wind but not direct salt spray.|
Flowers attract pollinators, likely bees, flies, and/or butterflies and moths.