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Lobelia cardinalis 'Russian Princess'

Upright spikes of red leaves, topped with fuchsia pink flowers. A rather lovely variant on the more familiar 'Queen Victoria' form. Loves damp, or even wet ground. Hardy. To 80cm.

At a glance

Common Name
Cardinal flower
Type
Hardy perennial
Height
60cm to 90cm
Colour
Pink
Spread Rate
Moderate
Flowering
Mid Summer
Soil Type
Wet, Moist, Normal
Aspect
Part-shade, Sun
Pollination
Attractive to pollinators

Sue's Notes

A stunning plant in a damp border - its big downside is that it is attractive to slugs, so protect by whatever means you prefer.

Buy this plant

Item Price   Buy  
9cm pot (Out Of Stock) 4.00      
1 litre pot (Collect Only) 4.60      

Prices
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Items marked as Out of Stock
When an item is marked Out Of Stock, it means that we have sold our stocks of that size for the current season and are unlikely to get any more this season.

Collect Only
Items marked Collect Only are only available for purchase in our nursery at Bluebell Cottage Gardens. They cannot be sent through the post.