Lobelia

Lobelia x speciosa 'Vedariensis'

Lobelia - Lobelia x speciosa  'Vedariensis'

Common Name: Lobelia
Genus: Lobelia
Species: x speciosa
Cultivar: 'Vedariensis'

Category: Perennials
Growth Rate: Average
Features: A good architectural plant, Long flowering period

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.90 m (90 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 0.45 m (45 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Purple
Foliage Colour: Green, RedFlowering Period: July to September

Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

A taller cultivar with pronounced tubular violet-purple flowers and dark green foliage that can often become infused with red. This is an architectural plant which is ideal for adding vertical interest towards the middle or back of the bed.

  • Garden care: Divide large clumps of plants every second year in spring. Protect the crown of the plant during winter with a thick dry mulch.

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