Elephant’s Foot

Elephantopus elatus

Family: Asteraceae

Native range: Southeastern U.S. to South Florida

Description: Low basal rosette most of the year then blooms to 18 inches tall

Exposure: Full sun to full shade

Moisture: Moist to dry

Not Salt Tolerant

USDA Hardiness Zone: 8-11

This little flower is packed full of nutrients and attracts many species of butterflies and pollinators