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Lobelia x hybrida 'Ruby Slippers'
Cardinal Flower
Lobelia x hybrida 'Ruby Slippers'
Code: 4092Family: LobeliaceaeGenus: Lobelia
Plant Type:Perennial
Velvety, ruby flowers on tall 3' spikes attract hummingbirds and make nice cut flowers, early summer to late fall. Extremely cold-hardy.
Blooms: Summer,Fall
Growth Rate: Fast,Moderate
Size Range: 3' tall x 2' wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Moist,Loam
Water Use: Moderate,High,Extra Summer Water
Maintenance: Low,Medium
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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