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  • lobelia
  • Eventual height: 0.6m
  • Eventual spread: 0.4m

Lobelia × speciosa 'Hadspen Purple' (PBR)


Pot size 9cm pot
9cm pot

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: July to September
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Vivid purple flowers appear for an extended period in summer and autumn above purple flushed, light green foliage. A cottage garden favourite that looks great when planted in bold swathes throughout a mixed border. The flower spikes will act as a magnet to butterflies and bees.

  • Garden care: Divide large clumps of plants every second year in spring. Protect the crown of the plant during winter with a thick, dry mulch.

  • Harmful if eaten

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