PlantsLobelia→Lobelia (Lobelia x speciosa 'Vulcan Red')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 24 - 32 inches
Plant Spread: 10 - 14 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Deep purple
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Water gardens
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Date: 2015-09-08
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I'm ready to spice up my yard by luckyzl230 Feb 21, 2016 2:38 PM 2
Signs of spring? by JuneOntario Apr 30, 2015 8:14 AM 92

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