CAROLINA REDROOT (Lachnanthes caroliana)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: CAROLINA REDROOT (Lachnanthes caroliana)

Pollinator magnet for wet locations. Roots can be used as a dye.

Learn: http://www.fnps.org/plants/plant/lachnanthes-caroliana

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

Where does it grow in Florida? http://www.florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=828

My take: http://www.beautifulwildlifegarden.com/pollinator-playground-carolina-redroot.html

Seeds available: http://www.floridawildflowers.com/products/Lachnanthes-caroliniana-Carolina-Redroot%2C-Bloodroot.html
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