Monday, October 22, 2018

October 22, 2018

Location: Palm Bay, Turkey Creek Sanctuary

This is Helianthus debilis
Dune Sunflower is it's common name.
It is both salt and drought tolerant,
But it can't tolerate too much rain.

Sources: University of Floria IFAS Extension EDIS - Helianthus debilis Beach Sunflower 

Photo and text © 2018 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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