cardinal-flower

Botanical Name Lobelia speciosa 'Fan Scarlet'
Common Name Cardinal Flower
Plant Type Perennial
Hardiness Zone 5-8
Height 18-24 in.
Spread 6-12 in.
Habit upright
Exposure full sun to part shade
Bloom Type July-Sept.
Bloom Color scarlet red
Flower showy
Autumn/Winter Intrest insignificant
Suggested Use perennial border
Locations English Garden
Notes The vibrant scarlet flowers appear in early summer and will continue to bloom until frost if they are deadheaded.
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