MN Native / Cardinal Flower $

Cardinal Flower

Lobelia cardinalis

 

Hardy Plant Bloody Dock

The quintessential pollinator plant. Abundant bright red tubular flowers attract butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds. Sturdy stems of this Minnesota Native are covered in elongated solid green leaves, which like evenly moist loamy soil and can tolerate water occasionally above its crown. Therefore, and ideal plant for rain gardens or edge of pond. Can be planted in natural waterways.

Size: 2 to 4 feet
Zone: 3 – 9
Light: Full sun to partial shade

Cardinal Flower plant