#1025  Lobelia cardinalis
Perennial/ Zone 2-9/ Height 36-48"/ Space 18"/ Shade/ Blooms late summer
This is perhaps the most regal of all shade plants. Deep green leaves and stems support rich scarlet, tubular flowers clustered around tops of stems. A flower designed for hummingbirds, a plant for your own shady glade. Provide a deep, rich, moist soil to keep this one happy.