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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B
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Also known as Seymeria pectinata, Seymeria cassioides
|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Phenology:||Spring-fall (mostly fall) blooming. Winter dormant.|
|Habitats:||Open upland woods and disturbed edges.|
|Recommended Uses:||Retain in semi-natural gardens.|
|Light:||Full Sun, Part Shade|
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:||Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray|
- Larval host for black buckeye.
- Attracts insects.