A fast growing evergreen that grows up to two feet high and is rhizomatous. Green brown flower clusters bloom in the spring. It is semi deciduous in the summer.
Plant with: other marsh plants such as Carex sp., Spikerush (Eleocharis sp.), Rush (Juncus sp.), SaltMarsh Fleabane (Pluchea odorata), Arrowhead (Sagittaria sp.), Willow (Salix sp.), Hedgenettle (Stachys bullata), and Cattail (Typha sp.)
- Plant in full to part sun, tolerates shade
- Tolerates most soils
- Keep moist, water regularly
- Attracts butterflies
- Hardy up to 15 degrees
- Native to Mexico