Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 2-4 ft Width: narrow spike
Flower Color: purple
Noted for: Showy flowers
Propagation: Seeds are available through the Florida Wildflowers Growers Cooperative.
Attracts butterflies and bees.
Native Habitats: Mesic to wet flatwoods, seep slopes, bogs, savannas, ditches, secondary woods.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: