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Cardinal Flower - Lobelia cardinalis

Regular price $6.00

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Phonetic: low-BEE-lee-ah kar-dih-NAL-iss

Plant Description Coming Soon

  • Hardiness Zone: 3-9
  • Native Northeast Region: USDA Database
  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun To Partial Shade
  • Flower Color: Red
  • Bloom Time: July, August, September
  • Soil Type: Moist To Medium
  • Mature Plant Size: 2-4'H, 1-2'W
  • Plant Spacing: 1-1.5'
  • Host Plant: Spicebush Swallowtail
  • Attracts: Hummingbirds, Bees and Butterflies
  • Advantages: Deer resistant, cut flowers
  • Landscape Uses: Moist perennial borders, rain gardens, water's edge
  • Companion Plants: Great Blue Lobelia, Northern Blue Flag, Rose Milkweed, Foxglove Beardtongue