Oclemena reticulata

white-top aster

Asteraceae (Compositae)

Synonyms:  Aster reticulata, Doellingeria reticulata


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Flower Color: flower color      white
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers


Recommended Uses: Wildflower garden. Retain if in the landscape.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: Acidic


Appreciated by a variety of pollinators including native bees.
Native Habitats: Mesic-wet flatwoods, cutthroat seep.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:

Other Comments:

Not readily available, but beautiful.