Cardinal Flower (Lobelia cardinalis)

Photo by Tom Incrocci

Common Name: cardinal flower
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Campanulaceae
Native Range: Americas
Zone: 3 to 9
Height: 2.00 to 4.00 feet
Spread: 1.00 to 2.00 feet
Bloom Time: July to September
Bloom Description: Scarlet red, white or rose
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Medium to wet
Maintenance: Low
Attracts: Hummingbirds, Butterflies

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