Photo by Larry Allain, U.S. Geological Survey. Photograph belongs to the photographer who allows use for FNPS purposes only. Please contact the photographer for all other uses.
Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
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|Size:||3-5 (6) ft tall by 3-5 ft wide|
|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Habitats:||Salt marshes, dunes.|
|Recommended Uses:||Primarily useful for coastal restoration projects.|
always floodedextremely dry
|Moisture Tolerance:||Stays Wet ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry|
|Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:||Tolerant of frequent or regular inundation (usually areas with tidal inundation)|
|Salt Spray Tolerance:||High. Can tolerate significant and ongoing amounts of salty wind and salt spray without injury.|
Attracts birds. Nesting and resting habitat.