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LOBELIA tupa

Robust upright perennial from Chile with reddish purple stems and orange-red tubular flowers
Further Reading....
  • Orange
    Orange red
  • Height
    To 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    90cm (36in)
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Clump-forming perennial. Lance-shaped, downy, light grey-green leaves to 30cm (12in) long. Produces 2-lipped flowers 6cm (2½in) long
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter
    Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

LOBELIA tupa

 
Available again from summer 2022 - Could be any time, June through to end August. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £13.00 each , 3+ £11.00 each 
Delivery Information Available again from summer 2022
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs, leaf blotch.
    Place of origin
    Chile
  • Flower Shape
    Racemes
    To 45cm (18in) long
    Tubular
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (People & Pets)
    Skin irritant
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
to 2m (6½ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Average Person
  90cm (36in)
 

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