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Red Cardinal Flower - Lobelia cardinalis
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Red Cardinal Flower is a Native of North America. It is also found Southeastern Canada and Southwestern United States and also Mexico. Cardinal Flower can often be found in Wet, Humid places such as Wetlands and Swamps. It loves to be in Humid Environments but will Tolerate Cooler conditions in North America with Full sun, some shade is appreciated though. The natives of North America would often see this Plant as Medicine, they grinded up the leaves and often used them as Treatment for a number of Stomach Problems and oddly Syphilis. Other indigenous folks would often Smoke or Chew the leaves as a tobacco substitute which is rather obvious considering this Plant is Related to the Indian Tobacco plant. It blooms an array of Pink,White and Red Flowers in July through to September and will Naturalize.