Teaweed (Sida rhombifolia)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Edible to birds
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Will Naturalize
Suitable for forage
Dynamic Accumulator: P (Phosphorus)
Ca (Calcium)
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil


Posted by BlueOddish (South Jordan, Utah, United States - Zone 7a) on Oct 5, 2018 7:53 AM

A common name for this plant in Brazil is "Guanxuma".

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