Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 3-4 ft Width: 3-4 ft
Flower Color: white,lavender
Fruit Color: brown
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers, interesting foliage
Recommended Uses: Can be used as a specimen plant in a sunny spot or as a moderately tall wildflower.
Propagation: Seed, cuttings.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Larval host for silver spotted skipper (Epargyreus clarus) and southern dogface (Zerene cesonia) butterflies. Attract pollinators, especially native bees.
Native Habitats: Flatwoods, edges of sub-xeric sand hills, scrub.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: