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Tried and True Native Plant Selections
for the Mid-Atlantic
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Lobelia siphilitica (Great Blue Lobelia)
Great Blue Lobelia typically grows in moist to wet locations along streams, swamps, and meadows. It is common in the mountains of the Mid-Atlantic Region, frequent in the Piedmont, and infrequent to non-existent in the Coastal Plain. Lobelias can be impressive, especially en masse.
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Tried and True Native Plant Fact Sheets