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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Torreya taxifolia Arn.
Florida nutmeg, Florida torreya
USDA Symbol: TOTA
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Tree Leaf Retention: Evergreen Fruit:
Blue Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Time: Apr
Bloom Notes: The flower is inconspicuous.
FL , GA USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil pH: Circumneutral (pH 6.8-7.2)
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Low
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Record Modified: 2010-06-11