beach false foxglove
Life Span: annual
Size: Height: 1.5-4 ft Width: 1-1.5 ft
Flower Color: pink,purple
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Retain if present. This and other members of the genus are hemiparasites and not easy to grow unless you happen to also have appropriate hosts present. Appropriate burn management will help retain this plant in naturalistic settings. This is very showy in fall.
Salt Tolerance: Moderately salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: circum-neutral
Larval host to the Common Buckeye (Junonia coenia).
Native Habitats: Moist flatwoods.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: