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Lobelia dunii var. serrata

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Lobelia dunii var. serrata
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Lobelia dunii var. serrata
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Lobelia dunii var. serrata

Species Name: Lobelia dunnii var. serrata
Common Name: Blue Lobelia

A very showy and reliable perennial for well-watered areas. Recommended near cascading waterfalls, springs or seeps in rocks. Beautiful trailing habit makes this a good choice for containers.

Plant Family: Campanulaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 1' H x spreading
Growth Habit: Low, trailing
Deciduous/Evergreen: Semi-deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Shade
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Regular
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring/Summer
Flower Color: Blue
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Outer South Coast Ranges, Transverse Range, San Jacinto Mountains, north Baja California
Natural Habitat: Falls, seeps of cliffs from 90- 6000'

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