The Plant list

Common Name

LOBELIA syphilitica

Clear blue flowers on tall thin spires. Green foliage. July-Oct. Ht. 60cm. Sp. 30cm. Any not too dry soil. Sun or part shade. Similar habit to L. cardinalis and L. fulgens. Common name – Blue Cardinal flower


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Plant Details: LOBELIA syphilitica


Species: syphilitica

Common name: Lobelia

Family: Campanulaceae

Flower colour: Blue

Flower month: Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct

Foliage colour: Green

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Moist soil

Aspect: Sun

Evergreen: Deciduous

Height: 90

Spread: 30

Flower type: Single

Leaf colour: Green

Self: NO

Winter grow conditions: O

Compost: P

Web rating: Michael Loftus rating under evaluation

Pot Size: 2 litre

Mail Order Details

We aim to despatch our container grown stock within 4 working days & 10 days’ for bareroot stock. However there may be a delay on certain plants due to regular changes in availability and plant quality. We only send plants of optimum quality therefore your delivery may be split and plants sent to follow later. Whilst we try and keep our website up to date inevitably during busy period’s plants may sell out.

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Collections – For container grown stock we need 4 workings days’ notice before collection & 10 days’ for bareroot stock. You can collect from the nursery on a Wednesday between 9am-4pm or a Saturday between 9am-12noon or on one of our open weekends.