Plumbago

Plumbago scandens

Forms a dense, low growing shrub. Likes shade.  Will intermix well with Ferns.  Can handle extreme conditions like moisture and drought.  Attracts  and is a host plant for several species of butterflies.

Family: Plumbaginaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Vine

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southern United States (Florida, Texas, Arizona), the West Indies, Mexico, Central America, South America and the Old World.

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Rare

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Synonyms: P. scandens.

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