Helianthemum spp.



Synonyms:  Helianthemum arenicola, Helianthemum nashii, Helianthemum georgianum, Helianthemum marinifolium

wildlife plant  


Use this link to get more info about this plant from the USF Institute for Systematic Botany

Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 0.5-1.5 ft
Flower Color: flower color      yellow
Fruit Color: fruit color      white
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers


Recommended Uses: Wildflower garden. Rarely grown, mostly small wildflowers. Plant near the front of the garden so that they will be seen.
Propagation: Seed. Some can be grown by dividing clumps.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Salt Tolerance: Moderately salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: Slightly acidic to neutral


wildlife plant  
Native Habitats: Mostly in open, relatively dry sites.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:

Other Comments:

Choose a species that grows naturally in your area.