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Lobelia cardinalis
Cardinal Flower
Lobelia cardinalis
Code: 3054Family: LobeliaceaeGenus: Lobelia
Plant Type:Perennial
Brilliant red spikes from are adored by hummingbirds, July to September! Moisture-loving and perfect around water gardens. Also excellent for cut bouquets.
Blooms: Summer
Growth Rate: Fast,Moderate
Size Range: 2-4' tall x 12-24" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Shade Shade
Soil: Average,Rich,Well-drained,Moist,Tolerates Sandy,Loam
Water Use: Moderate,High,Extra Summer Water
Maintenance: Low,Medium,High
Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11
Cold Hardy to -40° to -30°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Hummingbirds Attracts HummingbirdsGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Tolerates moist soil Tolerates moist soil
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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