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Lobelia ‘Rose Beacon’
Lobelia ‘Rose Beacon’
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Lobelia ‘Rose Beacon’

Hybrid Lobelia

USDA Zone: 6-9

Plant number: 1.328.350

The perennial Lobelias have upright spikes of large flowers, not at all like the more familiar trailing types grown in hanging baskets. They are terrific plants for the moist garden, adapting well to 'wet feet', but growing equally well under average conditions. This selection bears bright rose-pink flowers through late summer and fall, over a clump of dark-green leaves. Excellent for using as a specimen or massing in the border, containers or tubs. In colder regions plants should be mulched well for the winter. CAUTION: Harmful if eaten.

Further details for
Lobelia ‘Rose Beacon’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Deep Pink
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Early Fall
  Mid Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Cut Flower
   70-75 cm
   27-29 inches
   45-60 cm
   18-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.