Lobelia siphilitica Blue Cardinal Flower
A beloved Missouri native, Blue Cardinal Flower, Lobelia siphilitica, brings lovely blue flowers that top tall 2-3′ stems July to September. Blue Cardinal Flower is easy to grow in rich, moist soil in full sun to part shade. In St. Louis it prefers a part shade site. Tolerant of deep shade. Deer resistant.
A good choice for rain gardens, native perennial gardens, in the woodland garden or naturalized plantings.
Plant in shade to part shade. In medium to wet soils it will tolerate full sun to part shade. Give consistent moisture.
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IMPORTANT PREORDER INFORMATION – PREORDER IS NOW CLOSED – PREORDER PICKUP UPDATE
Thank your for placing preorders. Preorder is now closed. Some ordered plants are available now, many will be available early to mid April. If you have preordered:
1. When all your plants become available we will call you to schedule a pickup date.
2. Pickup instructions: as soon as you arrive on your scheduled pickup date call 314-707-2492. We will bring it to your car, or you may come in the nursery for pickup.
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