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botanical name:
Lobelia x speciosa 'Vedrariensis'
Lobelia x speciosa 'Vedrariensis' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Lobelia x gerardii 'Vedrariensis'
family:  Campanulaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.50m
width: 0.75m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Rhizomatous, clump-forming perennial. Broadly lance-shaped, deep green leaves, often suffused red. Tall sturdy stems carry racemes of numerous tubular, 2-lipped, violet-purple flowers, throughout summer.

Fertile, moist to damp soil in full sun or part shade.

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