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Lobelia ‘Golden Torch’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our licensees. Please contact our sales department for more information at 800-215-9450.

A fabulous combination of gold foliage and bright red flowers. A show stopper. In spring and early summer the bright gold foliage stands out boldly. The brilliant scarlet two-lipped flowers are a bonus from July to September.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 12″ / 15″ / 24″
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): July, August

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SKU: LOBGT Categories: ,
Common Name Lobelia
Family Campanulaceae
Genus Lobelia
species cardinalis
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # PP19844
EU Grant # --
Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Upright, Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 12" / 15" / 24"
Finish Time Fast (4-6 Weeks)
Bloom Time July, August
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Summer
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Red
Leaf Color Lime, Yellow
Soil Average, keep moist, likes peat.
pH 5.6 - 6.8
Exposure Full Sun, Part Shade
Special Uses Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Pollinator Attractor
Nutritional Needs 150 - 200 ppm
Dormancy Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Dry slightly between waterings.
Water (Garden) Prefers to be kept moist in the garden.
How Different? Gold foliage.
Landscape Value Accent, mass, summer color, mixed beds, borders, near streams or ponds.
Finish Time to 4" 4 weeks
Comments Low maintenance.
Grower Notes --
Lobelia 'Golden Torch' - Product Profile
Lobelia 'Golden Torch' - Growing Recipe

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