Lobelia cardinalis. -Black Truffle Cardinal Flower PP #25687
Information below is only the potential the plant has. You will be receiving one plant (seedling) between 2 and 8 inches in height shipped in a 3 inch deep pot. The second picture in the ad shows a range of typical sizes that we ship and is not the actual plant you will be receiving - plant you receive will be within the 2 to 8 inch range.
Cardinal Flowers depend heavily on hummingbirds for pollination. Hummingbirds find them highly attractive. Foliage is a stunning deep purple to black, yet the leaves are green at the same time! This lobelia selection looks great in any garden, but looks especially great surrounded by lime green foliage.
Average mature height: Up to 48 inches. Soil: Average watering needs, do not overwater. Light: Full to part sun. Zones: 5 - 8.