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Sesbania grandiflora

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Family: Papilionaceae (pa-pil-ee-uh-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Sesbania (ses-BAN-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: grandiflora (gran-dih-FLOR-uh) (Info)

9 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:
10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Red
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Blooms all year

Foliage:
Evergreen
Bronze-Green
Smooth-Textured
Shiny/Glossy-Textured
Veined

Other details:
May be a noxious weed or invasive

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

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Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Fort Myers, Florida
Sarasota, Florida
Satellite Beach, Florida
Sumterville, Florida
Tampa, Florida



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