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Lobelia erinus 'Crystal Palace'
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poisonous or irritant
full sun, part shade
moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Compact mat-forming or trailing half-hardy annual. Small narrow dark green leaves tinged with bronze. Prolific small dark blue flowers in summer. May over-winter in mild warm areas as a short lived half-hardy perennial .
Fertile, moist, well drained soil in full sun or part shade. Adaptable to most soil types but needs consistent watering and will not tolerate dry periods.
Border edges, bedding, hanging baskets and other containers.