Lion's ear, Christmas candlestick

Leonotis nepetifolia-- Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants

Leonotis nepetifolia

Non-Native to Florida

lion's ear

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    Lion's ear may be found throughout Florida in disturbed areas. It is native to South Africa. It blooms in summer and fall (Wunderlin, 2003). These plants were found on a dike next to an Alachua County prairie.