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Tauscher, Joseph Allan
Phoebanthus grandiflorus (Torr. & A. Gray) S.F. Blake
Florida False Sunflower
Synonym(s): Helianthella grandiflora
USDA Symbol: PHGR12
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: Capitula are single or in loose terminal arrays on single stems.
DistributionUSA: FL Native Distribution:
Central Florida peninsula endemic. Native Habitat:
Sandy pine woodlands and sandhills.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Heat Tolerant: yes
Soil Description: Sandy.
Record Last Modified: 2011-10-17
Research By: JAM