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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

Pair with: Cardinal Flower, Switchgrass, Obedient Plant

Landscape: Perennial border, wild or native gardens, along ponds or streams

Resistance: Deer, wet

More information and native range here

Lobelia, Great Blue

1 Gallon
  • 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.

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