Height: 2-3 feet; 1-2 feet wide
Light: Full sun to part shade (best)
Soil: Moist, wet
Bloom: Blue-violet, July through October
Foliage: Light green, semi-evergreen
Landscape: Perennial border, wild or native gardens, along ponds or streams
Resistance: Deer, wet
More information and native range here
Lobelia, Great Blue
Pollinator value: Very High. Hummingbirds, butterflies, beetles, native bees, moth larval host.
Beautiful plant adding a spray of dark blue to the garden. Perennial in that it self-seeds; new plants form semi-evergreen rosettes and spring sprouts. Best new growth is in wet areas.