great blue lobelia

Lobelia siphilitica (great blue lobelia)

Botanical Name Lobelia siphilitica
Common Name great blue lobelia
Family Campanulaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 9
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest summer, fall, winter
Height and Spread 2-3ft x 1-1.5ft (60-90cm x 30-45cm)
Flower Color Blue
Attracts Wildlife Hosts Caterpillars of Butterflies/Moths, Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden North Dark Plate, East Dark Plate‚Äč