Lobelia

Common name

Lobelia

Botanical name

Lobelia erinus

Variety

Crystal PalaceĀ™

Zone

Grow as an annual.

Light

Part sun

Height

4-6" (10-15 cm)

Habit

Mounded

Feed

Use all-purpose

Water

2-3 times per week

Bloom Color

Blue

Bloom Time

Spring-fall

Maintenance

Prune after bloom

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About

Low-growing carpets of color gently cascade beyond the garden's edge, down a stone wall or over the rim of a container. The dainty flowers are borne in abundance, inviting butterflies as well as adding season-long color. Geranium, coleus, zinnia and spikes are all lovely complements.

Companion Plants

Marigold

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