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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B
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Florida Hedgenettle, Florida Betony
|Size:||.7 to 1.7 ft tall by .25 to .5 ft wide|
|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Habitats:||Moist-wet disturbed sites. Flatwoods.|
|Recommended Uses:||In a meadow, where its aggressiveness is an asset. Can be a low maintenance roadside plant. Difficult to recommend for most landscape uses.|
|Light:||Full Sun, Part Shade, Shade|
always floodedextremely dry
|Moisture Tolerance:||Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry|
|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 and butterflies.