Lobelia x speciosa 'Starship Scarlet'

Lobelia x speciosa 'Starship Scarlet'

Cardinal Flower

Regular price $11.95 CAD
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This hybrid 'Cardinal Flower' is a vast improvement over older strains. The dense basal branching insures an abundant display of brilliant red blooms, held above lush bronze tinted green leaves. 'Starship Scarlet' is an absolute magnet for hummingbirds and butterflies.



Hardiness Zone: Zone 5 to Zone 8
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 45 cm to 60 cm
Spread: 15 cm to 30 cm
Soil Requirements: Steadily moist rich soils
Bloom Time Mid Summer to Early Fall
Planting Time: Early Spring to Early Summer
Use: Mixed borders, waterside gardens, butterfly gardens, container gardens, cutting beds
Flower Colour & Shape: Dense upright spikes of five lobed scarlet flowers
Foliage: Narrow ovate bronze green leaves in a basal rosette
Benefits: Long floral display, attractive foliage, tolerant of wet sites, cut flowers, attracts butterflies and hummingbirds

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