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White-ironwood, Inkwood
Hypelate trifoliata
Sapindaceae
 

Copyright by: George D. Gann
In habitat, Long Pine Key, Everglades National Park,
Florida, 2013

Growth Rate: Slow.

Map of select IRC data from peninsular Florida.

Soils: Moist, well-drained limestone soils, with humusy top layer.

Salt Wind Tolerance: Moderate; grows near salt water, but is protected from direct salt spray by other vegetation.

Drought Tolerance: High; does not require any supplemental water once established.

Light Requirements: Full sun to light shade.

Flower Color: White.

Flower Characteristics: Inconspicuous.

Flowering Season: Spring-summer.

Wildlife and Ecology: Provides significant food and cover for wildlife.

Comments: We are currently adding data for this species. If you would like to contribute to the development of this species account, please contact George Gann via the IRC staff page.


Copyright by: George D. Gann
In habitat, Long Pine Key, Everglades National Park,
Florida, 2013

Copyright by: George D. Gann
in habitat, Everglades National Park, Key Largo, Florida, 2013

Copyright by: George D. Gann
in habitat, Everglades National Park, Key Largo, Florida, 2013

Copyright by: George D. Gann
in habitat, Everglades National Park, Key Largo, Florida, 2013

Copyright by: Roger L. Hammer


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