Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 6-15 ft Width: 6-15 ft
Flower Color: white
Fruit Color: white
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Forms thickets. Best used as a screen or buffer plant.
Propagation: Seed, softwood cuttings.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Attracts pollinators. Birds and other wildlife consume the fruit. Larval host for cecropia silkmoth (Hyalophora cecropia) and spring azure butterfly (Celastrina ladon).
Native Habitats: Dry woods.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: