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Full to part sun, moderately wet to medium moisture level, loamy or sandy soil with decaying organic matter, mildly acidic to alkaline pH. 3-10 ft. height, blooms in spring, white/green flowers. Reseeds easily under optimum conditions.
Germination Code: F
Native Region: Occurs only in Johnson and Unicoi counties in the Blue Ridge Province
Designated a “Threatened Species” in Tennessee. Naturally occurs in wetlands. It is a large perennial that needs lots of space.