Lobelia Cardinalis

Overview: Lobelia Cardinalis is sometimes known as Cardinal Flower, is a native to Eastern and Central United States. In its emersed state, it produces a bright green leaves with deep purple underside. Lobelia Cardinalis is a fairly easy plant to grow since light requirement is moderate and CO2 injection is not necessary. Regular pruning should be done by topping and replanting the tops.

Size Portions: Lobelia Cardinalis is priced per stem

Lighting conditions: Moderate

Growth Length: 7 – 15 cm (stem height)

Difficulty or care: Easy

Placement in an aquascape: Mid-ground

PH: 5.0 – 7.5

Temperature: 68 – 82 F

Reproduction: Propagation is done by cutting and replanting side shoots.

Growth Rate: Medium