Central and southeastern United States south to Volusia, Osceola, Polk, DeSoto, and Sarasota counties.
Map of select IRC data from peninsular Florida.
Map of suggested ZIP codes north to Indian River and Manatee counties.
Wildlife and Ecology:
Attracts native bees and other beneficial insects.
We are currently adding data for this species for central and northern Florida. If you would like to contribute information or images, please contact George Gann via the IRC staff page. See also the Florida Wildflower Foundation's Flower Friday
page and Monarchs & Milkweed