Minimum: 30 seeds
Embrace the vibrant allure of the Cardinal Flower, a scarlet jewel that commands attention in water gardens and moist landscapes. With its striking red blooms and elegant spires, this native perennial brings a touch of brilliance and natural beauty to your outdoor oasis, attracting hummingbirds and creating a captivating focal point.
Scarlet Splendor: Cardinal Flower is renowned for its intense scarlet-red blooms that capture the essence of nature's brilliance. The vivid color adds a burst of energy and warmth to water features, moist soil, and the edges of ponds, creating a mesmerizing display.
Elegant Spire Formation: The architectural elegance of Cardinal Flower is revealed in its spire-like formations, where clusters of tubular blossoms gracefully ascend along tall stems. This creates a stunning vertical presence, making it a dynamic addition to your water garden or landscape.
Hummingbird Haven: Invite the enchanting presence of hummingbirds to your garden, as Cardinal Flower is a favorite among these aerial acrobats. Watch as these vibrant birds hover and feed on the nectar-rich blossoms, adding a delightful and natural spectacle to your outdoor space.
Moisture-Loving Beauty: Flourishing in moist to wet conditions, Cardinal Flower thrives along the edges of ponds, streams, and in damp garden areas. Its ability to adapt to waterlogged soil makes it a valuable choice for water gardens and rain gardens.
Late-Summer Bloomer: Enjoy the late-summer bloom of Cardinal Flower, extending the floral display when many other plants have concluded their season. The scarlet blossoms persist, adding a vivid touch to your garden well into the changing seasons.
- Botanical Name: Lobelia cardinalis
- Bloom Color: Intense scarlet-red
- Plant Type: Perennial
- Height: Tall and spire-like
- Sun Exposure: Part sun to full shade
- Moisture Requirements: Moist to wet soil
- Immerse your water garden in the scarlet splendor of Cardinal Flower, creating a captivating visual spectacle.
- Appreciate the architectural elegance of spire formations, adding a dynamic and vertical dimension to your landscape.
- Attract hummingbirds to your garden with the nectar-rich blossoms, contributing to the ecological vibrancy of your outdoor space.
- Utilize Cardinal Flower's preference for moist conditions to enhance water gardens, pond edges, and rain garden areas.
- Extend the beauty of your garden with late-summer blooms, ensuring a vivid display even as the seasons transition.
- Plant Cardinal Flower in moist to wet soil along the edges of water features, ponds, or in rain garden areas.
- Provide partial sun to full shade for optimal growth and blooming.
- Water consistently to maintain the desired moisture levels, especially during dry spells.
Transform your water garden into a haven of scarlet splendor with Cardinal Flower. Order now and experience the natural beauty and dynamic elegance that this native perennial brings to your outdoor retreat!