Marsh-Pink (Sabatia grandiflora)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Wet
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8b -9.4 °C (15 °F) to -6.7 °C (20 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Summer
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Other Beneficial Insects: many pollinators
Pollinators: Various insects

Photo courtesy of Brian Ahern

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