Copyright by: George D. Gann, 2015 In habitat, Long Pine Key, Everglades National Park, Florida
General Landscape Uses:
Primarily recommended for natural landscapes and habitat restorations.
Grown by enthusiasts.
Description: Small herbaceous wildflower.
Dimensions: About 12-18 inches in height. Erect or spreading and forming small patches as broad or broader than tall.
Growth Rate: Moderate.
Endemic to South Florida from the Monroe County Keys north to Martin, Hendry and Collier counties. In the Monroe County Keys, disjunct from Miami-Dade County to the pine rocklands of Big Pine Key. Very rare or perhaps extirpated in Broward County.