Lobelia Compton Pink
Gorgeous pale pink flowers, with deeper pink shades rise above simple green foliage throughout summer, attracting bees to your garden.
Month Available: August
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 90cm x 60cm (3ft x 2ft)
This is a wonderful eye catching plant for the border, and even better as you can split it every two to three years to plant elsewhere or give away to friends and family.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Leaf blotch
Plant Care: Allow to die down in autumn, then cover with 5cm (2in) of compost to protect the crown.
Care and Time: Low - autumn
Warning: Toxic if eaten. Skin and eye irritant.
Benefits: Stunning flower colour, undersides and centre of flowers attractive, attractive to wildlife, suitable to wildlife planting.
History: A recent introduction from West Kington Nurseries, who also introduced Lobelia 'Hadpsen Purple' and more recently Lobelia 'Sparkling Ruby'.
EU Rights: EU Plant Variety Rights apply. Propgation without a licence is illegal.