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Lobelia cardinalis - 'Queen Victoria'

Type Herbaceous flower, Bedding Plants & Tender Perennials, Deciduous, Flowering
Form Spiky Foliage / Spiky Upright Form
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Red Flowers (Summer early), Red Foliage
Care Regular Maintenance Required
Hardiness Half hardy
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Lobelia cardinalis:

  • Tolerates permanently wet soil

Weaknesses of Lobelia cardinalis

  • Will not tolerate exposed, cold or hot and sunny locations

Design & Plant Use for Lobelia cardinalis:

  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting
  • Annual bedding plant ideal for quick seasonal colour
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