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Lobelia speciosa 'Fan Blue'
Common Name: Cardinal Flower Family: Campanulaceae (The Bellflower Family)

Lobelia speciosa 'Fan Blue'
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'Fan Blue' is a compact plant with strong stems sporting blue flowers with dark blue centres and purple-blue edges. The Fan Series typically has an earlier bloom time than the species beginning in midsummer and continuing into fall. Deadhead for rebloom. Lobelia is an excellent border plant for average to moist locations and is a hummingbird and butterfly magnet. Winner of the Fleuroselect Gold Medal.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Damp shores, meadows and swamps.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourPurple 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average Wet  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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