Shortspur Seablush (Plectritis congesta)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Plant Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Plant Spread: 12 inches (30 cm)
Fruiting Time: Spring
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Suitable Locations: Beach Front
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds
Suitable for wintersowing
Pollinators: Bumblebees
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern

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