Also known as
Blue Cardinal Flower, Blue Lobelia
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Great Lobelia Overview
Dense spikes of bright purple flowers are produced in the summer and autumn. They love to be planted in moist soils making them ideal for bog gardens and waterside areas.
How to propagate Great Lobelia
Propagate annuals from seed in spring, perennial species from seed.
Division in spring or autumn and perennial cultivars by division only.
Special features of Great Lobelia
Other uses of Great Lobelia
Border, rock garden, wildflower/meadow, container, bog Attracts humming birds in suitable geographical locations.