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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B
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Frostweed, White Crownbeard
|Size:||4-5 (6) ft|
|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Habitats:||Moist forest edges.|
|Recommended Uses:||Background plant in a wildflower garden. Also useful as a mass planting along a forest edge. This plant is best used in informal settings and does well if allowed to naturalize.|
|Light:||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|
|Soil/Substrate:||Clay, Loam, Sand|
Attracts native bees.
Nectar source for butterflies.