Blue Lobelia 3 For $14.99

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Bloom Season
Fall, Summer,
Bloom Season
Fall, Summer,
Bloom Color
Blue,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Categories
Perennials
Zone
4-8,
grow-zone
Planting Zones 4-8
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Year Round
Exposure
Sun And Shade, Full Sun,
Exposure
Sun And Shade, Full Sun,
Usage
Flower Gardens And Beds, Border Plants,
Usage
Flower Gardens And Beds, Border Plants,
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Blue Lobelia 3 For $14.99 Description

 

Blue Lobelia (Lobelia siphilitica)

 

 

 

Blue Lobelia: Lobelia siphilitica, or blue lobelia, is a striking and hardy perennial wildflower with true-blue flowers that blossom in the late summer.

 

 

 

Blue lobelia is native to North America, Europe, and Asia. It is well-suited to moderate climates, loves the partial or full sun, and is relatively easy to grow. You'll need to de-compact the soil, add fertilizer or compost twice a year (early spring and fall), and keep it well-watered. Other than those basic maintenance tasks, the blue lobelia will ask nothing more from you.

 

 

 

Common names for blue lobelia you might also recognize are these:

 

 

 

  •      Blue cardinal flower
  •      Great blue lobelia
  •      Great lobelia

 

 

 

Where to Plant the BlueLobelia Plant

 

 

 

TN Nursery recommends blue lobelia for filtered sunny gardens in cool to moderate temperatures. Here are a few ideas of where you might put blue cardinal flowers to use:

 

 

 

  •      Perennial garden border
  •      Natural area
  •      Well-drained, sunny banks of a pond or water garden
  •      In containers or pots
  •      In an urban garden setting--it adds stunning blue color
  •      Pollinator garden or butterfly garden (the blossoms attract bees, butterflies, moths, and hummingbirds

 

 

 

The Color-infused Beauty of Blue Lobelia

 

 

 

The blue cardinal flower has light- to medium-green, lightly-toothed, alternating lance-shaped leaves. Each leaf measures up to five inches long. Because the plants grow in clumps, the gathered foliage is dense, even when the flowers are not in bloom.

 

 

 

The flowers grow in elongated, attractive clusters at the top of the green, stalky, unbranched stem that reaches as much as three feet high. The blue flowers have two lips, each with three lobes which give the species its name. Flowers have a tubular shape that hummingbirds find delightful.

 

 

 

The flowers blossom in the later part of the summer.

 

 

 

Order Your Blue Lobelia From TN Nursery Today

 

 

 

TN Nursery ships only freshly-dug bare-root plants; thus, we ensure the best results. Order your Blue lobelia from us today.

 

Reviews (15)

  • 4
    nice

    Posted by john stevenson on Jun 01, 2021

    have not received the trumpet vine yet

  • 5
    Just received and planted my blue lobelia

    Posted by Frances on May 19, 2021

    Looking great! Lots of during roots and some green leaves.

  • 5
    Great Blue Lobelia

    Posted by MKC on Mar 15, 2021

    Arrived today and I am eager to plant them. They appear healthy and I am sure they will blooming this August. Thank you!

  • 5
    Beautiful colors

    Posted by Lisa on Dec 29, 2020

    Gorgeous colors great quality.

  • 4
    Great Blue Lobelia

    Posted by Good on Jun 01, 2020

    Came as described.. can't wait for them.to bloom

  • 5
    Healthy

    Posted by Monica on Aug 27, 2019

    Everything looks great. Can’t wait to see them bloom!

  • 5
    Great Blue Lobelia

    Posted by Nancy Jones on Aug 26, 2019

    I just love how this looks. Simply stunning.

  • 5
    Great Blue Lobelia

    Posted by Toni Masterson on Aug 23, 2019

    The blooms on this plant are very unique and beautiful. Looks great in my gardens!

  • 5
    Great Blue Lobelia

    Posted by George Bradfored on Aug 22, 2019

    This looks great planted in my front yard.

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Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

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