Lobelia 'Dark Crusader'Lobelia 'Dark Crusader'

Lobelia ‘Dark Crusader’

*** PLEASE NOTE ***

This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.

 

Velvety dark red flowers are highlighted by lovely purple stems and bronze infused foliage. Blooms from July to October. Virus free. Vigorous and hardy.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 20″ / 18″ / 27″
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): July, August

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinStumbleUponEmail
SKU: LOBDARCRU Categories: ,
Common Name Lobelia
Family Campanulaceae
Genus Lobelia
species hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time July, August
Flower Color Red
Foliage Color Green
Dormancy --
Exposure Full Sun, Part Shade
Growth Habit Clumping
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? --
Landscape Value Summer color, mixed beds, borders, near streams or ponds.
Most Active Growing Season Summer
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 20" / 18" / 27"
Soil (Garden) Average, keep moist, likes peat.
Water (Garden) Prefers to be kept moist in the garden.
Special Uses Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Pollinator Attractor
Comments --
Water (Greenhouse) Dry slightly between waterings.
EC 1.0 – 1.5
pH 5.6 – 6.8
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Notes
Finish Time to 4″ 3 – 5 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
Lobelia 'Dark Crusader' - Product Profile
Download
Lobelia 'Dark Crusader' - Growing Recipe
Download

All photography is property and © of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, and is only to be used for promotional material related to TERRA NOVA® products.

Please credit TERRA NOVA® Nurseries in the following manner:
Photo(s) courtesy of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, Inc.
www.terranovanurseries.com

Lobelia 'Dark Crusader'
Download