Euploca polyphylla

pineland heliotrope


Synonyms:  Heliotropium polyphyllum

wildlife plant

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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 0.5 to 1 ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color      white,yellow
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers


Recommended Uses: Sprawling. Best used as a wildflower.
Availability: Native nurseries
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: Acidic to neutral


wildlife plant  
Native Habitats: Flatwoods near edges of open wetlands; roadsides through such places. Coastal thickets.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: