DOCTORBUSH (Plumbago zeylanica)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: DOCTORBUSH (Plumbago zeylanica)

Most people are familiar with the introduced blue species. This Florida NATIVE is good for shade. If grouped, can be used as a groundcover.

Larval host: Cassius blue Butterfly

Learn: http://www.fnps.org/plants/plant/plumbago-zeylanica

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Plumbago+zeylanica

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