Lobelia laxiflora
Lobelia laxiflora
Cardinal Flower
Yellow and red "firecracker" flowers grace this exotic-looking, shrubby perennial late summer through fall. Root hardy plant, but emerges later than most perennials. (Perennial)
Bloom time Size Exposure
Summer
Fall
18-30" tall x 18-36" wide Sun Part Shade 
Hardiness Zone:7,8,9,10,11
zone map Cold Hardy to 0° to 10°F
Attracts Bees Attracts BeesAttracts Butterflies Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds Attracts HummingbirdsFall/Winter Color Fall/Winter Color
Good for Cut Flowers Good for Cut FlowersTolerates moist soil Tolerates moist soil