Brook Lobelia (Lobelia kalmii)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: In Water
Wet
Wet 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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 6-18 inches
Plant Spread: 12-15 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: pale blue flowers, with white center
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Beach Front
Bog gardening
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
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