Lobelia speciosa 'Vulcan Red'
More About Lobelia speciosa 'Vulcan Red'
- Tubular, fiery-red flowers form tall spikes
- Finely toothed, narrow, burgundy leaves
- Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
- Bloom Time: July to September
- Flower Height: 80 cm
- Foliage Height: 50 cm
All parts of this plant are TOXIC.
Cardinal Flower Growing and Maintenance Tips
It will adapt well to garden conditions and can be used in moist areas, beside ponds or water features or in low wooded areas. Is known to self-seed under optimum conditions. Clumps can be divided in early spring. Provides very intense colour for the late summer garden.
Lobelia speciosa 'Vulcan Red' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average
Landscape usesWoodland/woods edge