Cardinal Flower

$5.50

Lobelia cardinalis

Plant in 2.5 x 2.5 x 3.5 inch plastic pot

Light: part shade to full sun
Moisture: medium to wet
Soil: loam
Mature Height: 4 feet

264 in stock

Description

Boasts a very showy red long-lasting flower in the summer, which is dependent on hummingbirds and bees for pollination. Requires moist nutrient-rich soil, making it a great choice for a rain garden. Can be a challenge to grow but its blooms are a gardeners’ reward.

We also sell Blue Lobelia.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 4 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)

PartSunTripleRaindropsBirdBeeButterfly

Additional information

Weight.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Partial Shade

Moisture Requirements

Moist, Wet

Soil Requirements

Loam, Rich in Organic Matter

Pollinators

Bees, Birds, Butterflies

Flower Colour

Red

Bloom Period

Summer