Lobelia Crystal Palace HEIRLOOM Seeds

Lobelia Crystal Palace HEIRLOOM Seeds

Lobelia erinus

Item #1024

Annual. Crystal Palace lobelia’s compact masses of intensly rich, dark blue flowers are charming in containers, window boxes, borders or baskets. The leaves are bronze-tipped in partial shade, but the bronze intensifies in full sun. The pretty foliage is hard to spy because of all the flowers which bloom from spring to fall. In mild winter areas, lobelia will grow and bloom during the winter. Under ideal growing conditions, lobelia will reseed.





Annual

Full sun to light shade

Blooms spring to fall frost

4" – 6" mound

Days to Emerge:
15 - 20

Seed Depth:
Press lightly into surface

Seed Spacing:
Plant in clumps
of 12 – 20 seeds
4" – 6" apart

Thinning:
Do not thin.
Leave in clumps.


When to sow outside: 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost. In mild winter areas, sow in late summer for winter color.

When to start inside: RECOMMENDED. 8 to 10 weeks before average last frost. This is recommended since lobelia takes a long time to germinate.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford



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