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Lobelia tupa
Cardinal Flower
Lobelia tupa
Code: 5480Family: CampanulaceaeGenus: Lobelia
Plant Type:Perennial
Large brick red flowers clustered on tall stems top fuzzy blue-green leaves. A stunning species native to the Chilean coast. Does best in a sheltered site.
Blooms: Summer
Growth Rate: Moderate
Size Range: 6-8' tall x 3-4' wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Moist,Loam
Water Use: Low,Moderate
Maintenance: Low,Medium
Hardiness Zone: 8,9,10
Cold Hardy to 10° to 20°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesAttracts Hummingbirds Attracts Hummingbirds
Fabulous Foliage Fabulous FoliageGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Long Blooming or Repeat Blooming Long Blooming or Repeat BloomingNW Great Plant Pick NW Great Plant Pick
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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