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Carolina Elephant’s Foot
Light shade, medium to moderately dry moisture level, tolerates a wide range of soils but best in sandy soil, moderately acid to neutral pH. 1-3 ft. height, blooms mid to late summer, pinkish lavender to white flowers.
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Native Region: Statewide
Showy flowers. Valued for fall bloom and large, attractive lower leaves. Similar in appearance to Ironweeds. Easy to grow.