General Landscape Uses:
Well-drained sites; deep sandy soils.
Map of select IRC data from peninsular Florida.
Map of suggested ZIP codes north to Indian River and Manatee counties.
High; does not require any supplemental water once established.
Peculiar edible fruits.
Wildlife and Ecology:
Larval host plant for zebra swallowtail (Eurytides marcellus floridanus) butterflies.
A Gardener's Guide to Florida's Native Plants
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.