Lobelia spicata

Common name: Pale-Spiked Lobelia

Native plant

Pale-Spiked Lobelia is somewhat daintier than the other, more well-known Lobelia species in our region.  Reaching  maximum heights of only 2 feet, it has very small, bright white flowers with the occasional blue tinge, arranged in long spikes at the top of the plant.  It blooms in mid summer for about a month, attracting mostly small bees.  It is a short-lived perennial, but will readily reseed.

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Per unit for pint growing method $4
Flats $45

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Plant Details

Plant type

Forb

Soil type

Dry Mesic, Mesic (Not to Wet Not to Dry), Moist Mesic

Light exposure

Full Sun, Partial Sun / Part Shade

Bloom period

Spring

Urban environment

Uncompacted Urban Soils

Habitat

Prairie Grasslands

Growth form

Shrubby/Clump

Growth rate

Slow

Flower color

White

Fall color

None

Size

Mature height
10 Inches
Mature width
1 Feet
Max height
2 Feet
Max width
2 Feet

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