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What is it?

Posted by emendis none (My Page) on
Sat, Jun 28, 14 at 12:32

Bought this at a local garden store. It had no identification of any kind.

About 2' tall.

Thank you.

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RE: What is it?

Lobelia cardinalis

RE: What is it?

Thank you for that info. Is there a common name for it? I'd like to look for more of them.

RE: What is it?

The common name is Cardinal Flower, but with the purple foliage I assume this is a special cultivar.
Here's MObot's article about the native Cardinal Flower:

RE: What is it?

when looking for things.. especially online ... you should use the latin.. to INSURE you get what you want...

using common names will get you.. confused ..


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