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Week 38 – September 19, 2021

Plant Information

Waterfall™ Purple Lobelia

  • Waterfall™ Purple Lobelia - Bloom
Growing Information:
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Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Lobelia erinus

Common Name: Lobelia

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring, Summer, Autumn

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Shade Tolerant

Water: Heavy

Fertilize: Once a week

Spacing: 24" (61cm)

Height: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)

Width: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Lovely dark blue flowers on cascading plants. Outstanding for baskets or gardens.

Grower Information:

  • Vigorous, well-branched Waterfall is well-suited to pot-tight growing.
  • Less pinching is needed to send fast, full plants to market.
  • Covered with free-flowering blooms, the mounded, semi-trailing plants fill mixed baskets and containers.
  • Early flowering and daylength neutral for early Spring programs.
  • Performs well in many Fall markets for season-extending sales.

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