wild-tamarind, false tamarind
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- Larval host for Large Orange Sulfur (Phoebis agarithe), Mimosa Yellow (Eurema nise), amethyst hairstreak, and Cassius Blue (Leptotes cassius).
- Used by a variety of butterfly species for nectar.
- Important habitat for native tree snails (Liguus fasciatus).
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: