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Lobelia x speciosa 'Dark Crusader'
Cardinal Flower
Lobelia x speciosa 'Dark Crusader'
Code: 5457Genus: Lobelia
Plant Type:Perennial
Spires of large magenta-purple flowers above purplish foliage make an intriguing garden accent. An excellent plant to attract hummingbirds.
Blooms: Summer
Growth Rate: Fast,Moderate
Size Range: 30" tall x 36" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Shade Shade
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Moist,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
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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