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PlantFiles: Florida Jointweed, Hairy Jointweed, Tufted Jointweed
Polygonella basiramia

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Family: Polygonaceae
Genus: Polygonella (po-lig-oh-NEL-a) (Info)
Species: basiramia

Synonym:Polygonella ciliata
Synonym:Delopyrum basiramia

Category:
Biennials
Perennials

Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Inconspicuous/none

Bloom Time:
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall

Foliage:
Evergreen

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Floridian On Dec 8, 2004, Floridian from Lutz, FL (Zone 9b) wrote:

Polygonella basiramia aka Florida Jointweed is endemic to just 2 central Florida counties. Due to loss of habitat the plants are rare and listed as endangered by Florida and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service under the Federal Endangered Species Act.



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