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Lobelia tupa

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Hardy Perennial
What is Hardy Perennial?
A plant that lives for more than two years.
Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.

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Description Sowing Delivery
An unusual Lobelia, which is very tropical in appearance. Lobelia tupa carries panicles of curiously lipped, scarlet-red flowers which add great interest during the dusky autumn months, adding height and colour to borders. Best grown in a sheltered sunny position. Needs winter protection.

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Hardy

Sun or semi shade

Up to 183cm (72in)

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Sow seeds in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 20-25C (70-75F). Surface sow seeds on a peat/sand mix seed compost and do not exclude light. Sowing Time: February to March. Germination usually takes 14-30 days.

Transplant when large enough to handle into 7.5cm (3in) pots. Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions before planting out after all risk of frost, 30cm (12in) apart in a ordinary, well drained soil in full sun, or ideally in light shade.

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