Lobelia 'Lilac Candles'Lobelia 'Lilac Candles'

Lobelia ‘Lilac Candles’


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.

Here's a special selection of Lobelia siphilitica with amazingly dwarf habit and huge congested heads of lilac flowers. Combine with pastel oranges and gold for an attractive effect. A new color and form for perennial Lobelia.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 18″ / 16″ / 19″
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): July, August

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SKU: LOBLILCAN Categories: ,
Common Name Lobelia
Family Campanulaceae
Genus Lobelia
species siphilitica
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # PP15263
EU Grant # --
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 18" / 16" / 19"
Finish Time Fast (4-6 Weeks)
Bloom Time July, August
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Summer
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Purple
Leaf Color Green
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? --
Landscape Value Summer color, mixed beds, borders, near streams or ponds.
Finish Time to 4" 4 weeks
Comments --
Grower Notes --
Lobelia 'Lilac Candles' - Product Profile
Lobelia 'Lilac Candles' - Growing Recipe

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