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Lobelia x speciosa 'Starship Scarlet'
Common Name: Cardinal Flower Family: Campanulaceae (The Bellflower Family)

Lobelia x speciosa 'Starship Scarlet'
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'Starship Scarlet' has compact, bronze foliage and dense, strictly upright spikes with vivid scarlet flowers. Lobelia is an excellent border plant for average to moist locations and is a hummingbird and butterfly magnet.

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

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourRed 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread4-8'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade  Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem ColourRed 
Hardiness Zone6-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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