Lobelia

'Black Truffle'

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CARDINAL FLOWER

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Clumps of dark, chocolate-purple foliage.  3 – 4 ‘ tall.  Intense deep red flowers July – August.  Full sun to light shade; organically rich, moist soil.  Excellent cut flower.  Attracts hummingbirds & butterflies.  Native of moist areas of northeastern U.S.  May naturalize where happy.  Zone 3.