Cardinal flower (Lobelia cardinalis)
This Cardinal flower is a vibrant addition to any garden, with its bright red flowers and lush green foliage. Its long blooming period and ability to attract butterflies make it a perfect choice for adding color and life to your outdoor space.
Shade Tolerance: Full Sun to Shade
Moisture: Wet to Moist
Soils: Loam, Clay, Muck
Height: 2-4 ft.
Bloom Time: July-September
Deer Resistant: Yes
Uses: Butterflies, Rain Gardens
Other: Hummingbird plant
USDA Plant Profile