Lobelia cardinalis

Cardinal flower

Tall leafy herb, showy red flower spikes; attracts butterflies, hummingbirds.  Low salt tolerance.

Item # Size On Hand Next Available Future Availability Price
LOCA G 1 Gallon Sold Out 18 — 4/01/20 250 — Spring 2020 $4.00 Login to Request
LOCA 4 in 4-inch Pot 6 4212 — Spring 2020 $2.75 Login to Request
LOCA LPL Large Plug Sold Out 11700 — Fall 2020 $1.40 Login to Request
LOCA PL Plug Sold Out 16848 — Spring 2020 $1.00 Login to Request

Characteristics & Attributes

Wetland Indicator Status
(FACW) Facultative wetland
Plant Type
Flowering Perennial
Mature Height
Up to 6'
Salt Tolerant
Shade Tolerant
Butterfly Habitat
Pollinator Habitat
Planting Zone
Temporarily Inundated
Riparian Zone
Riparian Buffer
Classification by Use
SCM (Stormwater Control Measure)
Wetland Mitigation
Showy Native
Constructed Wetland
Rain Garden