Lobelia siphilitica
(great blue lobelia)
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Category: Herbaceous Plants

Photo Credits: Steven N. Rodie

Height: 24 – 36 inches


Spread:  24 inches


Location: Bottom, Sides


Native Status: NE


Comments & Cautions:
may be short-lived under stressed conditions; must have consistent moisture


Recommended For:

  • Bioretention and Rain Gardens

This plant prefers that the level of moisture in your soil be: Wet or Moist or Average

This plant prefers Sand or Loam or Clay soil.

This plant DOES have a salt tolerance.


Bloom and Interest Season:

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec

Plant Form

rounded to upright; mound-forming

Foliage

finely toothed, light green leaves; medium texture

Flowers

showy blue tubular flowers in dense racemes; July-September

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