Starship Deep Rose Lobelia
Lobelia speciosa 'Starship Deep Rose'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Botanical Pronunciation||low-BEE-lee-uh spee-see-OH-suh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 20 to 24 in. tall, 6 to 8 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Mid Summer through Early Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Columnar, Upright|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Very Wet Areas, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Tolerates Wet Soils, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
Easily grown in rich organic soils. Tolerates wet spots. Protect from the harsh afternoon sun. Mulch to conserve moisture and protect the roots. Cut back at end of bloom season. Prune old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge. Fertilize when new growth appears in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6 - 10