Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 1-2 (5 in flower) ft Width: 1 ft
Flower Color: pink,purple
Fruit Color: green,NA
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Retain if present in natural setting. Can be grown in a wildflower garden.
Propagation: Division, seed. Please acquire from orchid growers who are propagating it. This species is Threatened in Florida and is protected in the wild.
Availability: Specialty providers, Seed
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Lime rock, organic material (muck)
Native Habitats: Pine rocklands, swampy forests on stumps and logs just above high water levels, in humus.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: