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Cardinal flower
(Lobelia cardinalis)

  • £11.50

Cardinal Flower (Lobelia cardinalis)
This tall, bee friendly plant produces striking scarlet flowers in late summer, that will reflect beautifully into your pond from the margins.  Also known as Scarlet Lobelia.  Caution: Harmful if eaten.
  • Plant Type - Pond Marginal
  • Normally Available from - Mid April *
  • Water Depth - 0cm to 15cm
  • Height - 80cm to 100cm
  • Position - Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Growth - Slow
  • Flowers - Aug to Sep
  • Flower Colour - Red
  • Foliage - Deciduous
  • Hardiness - Hardy
  • Bee friendly 

Specific Plant Care:
Little maintenance is required. Trim to tidy but leave foliage to die back naturally to encourage winter bud formation.