General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 24 - 36 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Rose-pink
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: July - September
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Common names
  • Lobelia
  • Cardinal Flower

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