Conradina glabra

Apalachicola conradina

Lamiaceae (Labiatae)

wildlife plant

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Plant Specifics

Form: shrub
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 3-4 ft    Width: 2-3 ft
Flower Color: flower color      lavender
Noted for: Showy flowers, aroma, fragrance, interesting foliage


Recommended Uses: Border plant or scattered in a wildlflower garden.
Propagation: Seed
Availability: Native nurseries, FNPS plant sales
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: acidic


wildlife plant  
attracts many pollinators, especially bees.
Native Habitats: Sandhill. Seen in open sandhill at Appalachicola Bluffs and Ravines Preserve. Upper edges of steepheads in the transition to sandhills, edges of pine plantation, roadsides. Only experimental plantings on conservation lands. All natural populations in plantations and rights of way. Photo was taken close to the type location for this plant.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:

Other Comments:

This is a rare plant and should only be acquired from reputable plant nurseries.