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botanical name:
Lobelia erinus 'Superstar'
Lobelia erinus 'Superstar' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Campanulaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial
height: 0.20m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: blue
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: 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 leaves. Freely produced small flowers of white with blue edges.

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.

From cuttings.

Border edges, bedding, hanging baskets and other containers.

other notes:
Bred by Westhoff, Südlohn, Germany
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