Lobeila Hadspen Purple Hardy Perennial
These perennial Lobelias have upright spikes of large flowers not at all like the more familiar trailing types grown in hanging baskets. They are terrific plants for the boggy garden, adapting well to 'wet feet', but growing equally well under average conditions.
Hadspen Purple has beautiful deep burgundy bottle green foliage with deep purple flowers throughout the Summer.
A wonderful late Summer plant, with attractive and unusual flower and foliage.
Excels in the front of a border or next to water.
This is a stronger and more upright form of herbaceous Lobelia.
Height after 4 years 90cm
Spread after 4 years 60cm
Position Sun or semi shade in moist soil
Hardiness Hardy to -15C
Great for cutting.
Attractive to butterflies .