Crimson Princess Lobelia

Lobelia speciosa 'Crimson Princess' PP #24,945

Spikes of vibrantly colored, fan-shaped flowers are held high over skirts of shiny bronze-colored foliage and stems. A great fast growing, compact choice for containers or garden in spots with moist soil. Loved by butterflies.
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Botanical Pronunciationlow-BEE-lee-uh spee-see-OH-suh
Average Size at Maturity20" H x 20" W
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Compact Form
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsMoist

Easily grown in enriched, evenly moist, even wet soils. Protect from harsh afternoon sun. Mulch to conserve moisture. Cut back at end of bloom season. Mulch to protect in cold winter areas. Fertilize when new growth emerges in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-10

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