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Cardinal Flower “Queen Victoria”

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Cardinal Flower “Queen Victoria”

Lobelia cardinalis

Easily grown in rich, humusy, medium to wet soils in full sun to part shade. Needs constant moisture. Will tolerate full sun in cool, northern climates, but otherwise appreciates part shade. Divide clumps in spring as needed.  

Growing Conditions

Height 12 to 24 inches
Light Requirements Full sun part shade
Bloom time July to September
Zone 3 to 9

Additional Info

May self-seed in optimum growing conditions


All info from Missouri Botanical Garden