Lobelia - Dark Blue


Bench Card

A free-flowering plant, lobelia works great in patio containers and hanging baskets, as well as in the landscape.  It performs well in both cold and heat and requires average watering.  It does not tolerate standing water well.  Trim the flower heads after they fade to encourage more blooms.  Plant in an area away from the afternoon sun for best results.

Exposure — Full sun

Bloom color — Blue

Bloom time — Early spring, summer

Spacing —  10″ apart

Size — 8-14″ tall

Habit — Mounded, upright

Water — Average