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Lobelia erinus /Lobelia

Lobelia erinus   / Lobelia erinus
Spring bloom
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Scientific Name: Lobelia erinus
Common Name: Lobelia
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Various
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This low growing plant is treated as an annual where freezes occur. There are a variety of flower colors from blue to purple to violet with yellow to white throat. It is used as an edging plant, in ground beds and in containers.