Lobelia erinus growing subshrub of the genus Lobelia also known as Trailing lobelia, Lobelia erinus perennial semi evergreen in colder climate grow as annual plant and used as ornamental plant and attract pollinators, groundcover plant (it’s not spreading but possible to plant very close to other plants), can grow in subtropical, mediterranean or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone: 9-11 (as perennial) 4-9 (as annual).
Leaves color green in oval shape.
Lobelia erinus flower
Flower color can be: blue, purple, white or pink, one petal with 4-5 lobes down there are 3 lobes and the top another two lobes, its looks like bug that can fly.
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How to grow Lobelia erinus growing and care:
Well drained soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Tuber / Bulb/ Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Might be invasive
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Dead leaves and flowers
Size of the plant?
3-7 inches, 10-16 cm
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer / Autumn
General information about the flower:
Flying bug shape flower with 3 bottom lobes and 2 in the top, color can be: blue, purple, white or pink