WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: TURKEY TANGLE FOGFRUIT; CAPEWEED (Phyla nodiflora)
Also known as frogfruit. Low growing ground cover that could be used in a hanging basket. Freely self seeds, so is often considered aggressive. Excellent pollinator nectar source.
Larval host plant: Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon); White Peacock (Anartia jatrophae)
Native American Ethnobotany: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=phyla+nodiflora