Cardinal Flower (Lobelia cardinalis) - 9cm

£4.50

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  • Ex Tax: £3.75
  • Product Code: Plant Marginal Cardinal Flower - 9cm

Cardinal Flower / Scarlet Flower

Lobelia cardinalis


Best planted near the water edge to reflect the glorious colour of the brilliant red flowers against the green foliage. Harmful if eaten.

This plant is not hardy to UK winters, so bring inside to protect from frost or replace the following year with new plants.

The recommended depth in water is calculated as the distance between the top of the basket and the water surface. Therefore "0" would be the basket rim at the water surface.


Plant Type: Marginal / Damp Ground
Recommended Depth: 0-15cm
Max. Height: 80-100cm
UK Native: No
Good For Pollinators: Yes
Winter Hardy: No
Position: Full Sun / Part Shade
Flowers During: August - September
Growth Speed: Slow
Basket Size: 9cm 


This is available for posting as well as Click & Collect. Please note that the foliage may be trimmed on postal orders to safely fit the plant(s) in the box.

Postal orders containing plants despatched on Mondays (Tuesday if bank holiday). Click & Collect plant orders are available for collection the next day.

We have a broader range and more established plants available for purchase at Wayside during shop opening hours. Aquatic soil/compost is only available instore and via Click & Collect due to weight.

For larger orders, or if you are interested in any pond plants that are not currently on the website, please get in touch and we will do our best to accommodate your request.


Tags: Plants, Marginal, Bog Garden, Damp Ground

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