Boltonia asteroides

marsh boltonia, white doll's daisy

Asteraceae (Compositae)

wildlife plant

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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 3 to 6 ft    Width: 2 to 3 ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color   flower color      white,pink,lavender
Fruit Color: fruit color      brown
Noted for: Showy flowers


Recommended Uses: Wildflower garden. Can be naturalized. Makes a good cut flower. Blooms late in the season.
Considerations: Can escape cultivation and seeds stick to clothing and pets.
Propagation: Root division, seed. Said to be easy to grow from seed.
Availability: Native nurseries
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, clay, loam
Soil pH Range: Acidic


wildlife plant  
Attracts pollinators.
Native Habitats: Open wet places with sandy or gravely soils.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: