Fan Blue Lobelia

Lobelia x speciosa 'Fan Blue'

SKU
40460
Extraordinary violet-blue flowers provide an exceptional show! This versatile plant performs in problem wet spots and even standing water, making a great accent for pond side borders and water gardens. Draws hummingbirds and butterflies. Herbaceous perennial.
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Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun

Water regularly - prefers consistently moist soil.

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Botanical Pronunciationlow-BEE-lee-uh spee-see-OH-suh
Average Size at MaturityReaches 20-28 in. tall and 18 in. wide.
Bloom TimeViolet blue flowers, Summer to Fall.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorViolet-blue
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Wet Soils, Fast Growing
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsWater regularly - prefers consistently moist soil.

Adaptable, but performs best in rich, moist soils. Shelter from hot afternoon sun. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Caution: harmful if ingested.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9

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