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Baccharis halimifolia

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Plant types and subtypes: Trees & Shrubs, Shrubs, Shrub-like Trees, Deciduous

Light Requirements: sun, part-sun, part-shade

Water Use: low

Soil Moisture: dry, moist, wet

Soil Description: acid, neutral, alkaline, average, poor, loam, sand

Height: 6'-15'

Bloom Time: August, September, October

Bloom Color: white

Leaf Color: green, gray-green

Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Additional Tags: attracts bees, attracts birds, attracts butterflies, drought tolerant, fall interest, fragrant root, ornamental foliage, pond margin plant, salt tolerant, salt-spray tolerant, semi-deciduous, swamp plant, wetland plant

Flowers of Baccharis halimifolia (eastern baccharis)
  • Flowers of Baccharis halimifolia (eastern baccharis)
  • Flowers of Baccharis halimifolia (eastern baccharis)
  • Flowers of Baccharis halimifolia (eastern baccharis)
  • Baccharis halimifolia (eastern baccharis)

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Description

Baccharis halimifolia

Also known as:

eastern baccharis

,

silverling

,

sea myrtle

,

manglier

,

consumption weed

,

saltbush

,

groundsel

,

groundsel bush

,

salt marsh-elder

,

Florida groundsel bush

,

groundseltree

,

sea-myrtle

Scientific Synonyms:

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, LA, MA, MD, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OK, PA, RI, SC, TX, VA

USDA Endangered Status:

  • Rare: PA

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae Aster family
Genus Baccharis baccharis
Species Baccharis halimifolia eastern baccharis