Lobelia cardinalis 'Black Truffle' (Cardinal Flower) Lobelia cardinalis 'Black Truffle' (Cardinal Flower)
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Lobelia cardinalis 'Black Truffle'

Cardinal Flower

PP25,687
Dark chocolate-purple foliage, bold red flowers; holds this deep color throughout the growing season.
Height: 3-4 ft
Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 8
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Fragrant Flower
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Wildlife
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Sun to Part Shade
Native Plant Community
Woodland
Flower Color
Red
Flower Hue
Dark
Flower Height
24" to 36"
Flower Type
Raceme
Foliage Color
Purple
Leaf Texture
Medium
Divide
Every Five Years or Longer
Prune Time
After Blooming
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
6" to 10"
Growth Rate
Fast
Origin
North America

Possible Substitution Plants

Hibiscus var. 'Cranberry Crush'
Monarda didyma 'Jacob Cline'