Easily recognized by its stunning spike-shaped cardinal red flower which blooms in the late summer and fall, this unique species grows naturally on stream banks and in damp meadows. An excellent accent plant for a pond edge or a low, damp area of the garden. Has been used to treat nervous disorders. Attracts hummingbirds & butterflies.
Height: 2-5 Feet
Blooms: August to September
Bloom Colour: Red
Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Wet to Moist, Loam/Organic & Average Soil
Habitat: Wet Meadows, Edges of Streams & Swamps