Lobelia 'Russian Princess'

The next generation on from Lobelia ‘Queen Victoria’; a perfect minaret spike in jewel-like pink-purple for a pot or front of a border. More
1 x 9cm pot 511535-1 £7.50

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The next generation on from Lobelia ‘Queen Victoria’; a perfect minaret spike in jewel-like pink-purple for a pot or front of a border.

Genus Lobelia
Variety Russian Princess
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Cardinal flower
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Fertile, Neutral
Site Full Sun, Part Shade, Shelter
Moisture Moist
Height 90cm (36in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Prefers a moist soil in full sun but will tolerate some shade.
Care Tips Apply a slow release fertiliser, spreading it around the root area of the plant as it's coming into growth. Cut stems back to ground level after flowering. Will benefit from a thick mulch in autumn to protect the crown. Caution: Harmful if eaten.
Flowering July - September
Harvesting Flower production: 3 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Lobelia 'Russian Princess' reviews

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Reviewed 9th May 2020 by Ian

Too early to tell on this one. They're in the ground but they look small.

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Claire

Plant still not received.