Introducing the enchanting Lobelia ‘Regatta Midnight Blue,’ a trailblazer in early spring blooms that adds a touch of midnight mystique to your garden. These robust and abundant plants produce exquisite midnight blue flowers up to 4 weeks ahead of other trailing varieties, creating a captivating display that resembles a starry night. With their mounded, trailing habit, they gracefully cascade over the edges of hanging baskets, larger containers, and vibrant color bowls. Standing at a modest height of 6-8 inches and spreading to 10-12 inches in width, ‘Regatta Midnight Blue’ adds a touch of sophistication to your garden. Whether in partial sun or shade, this variety of trailing lobelia illuminates your garden with the enchanting beauty of early spring, making it a captivating addition to any outdoor space.
Midnight Beauty: ‘Regatta Midnight Blue’ boasts blooms up to 4 weeks earlier than other trailing varieties, creating a captivating early spring display reminiscent of a starry midnight sky.
Midnight Blue Blossoms: These lobelia plants offer exquisite midnight blue blooms that evoke the enchantment of a moonlit night.
Robust and Abundant: With robust growth, they produce an abundance of flowers, forming a graceful cascade of midnight blue.
Versatile Use: Ideal for hanging baskets, larger containers, and colorful bowls, adding an element of sophistication to your garden.
Mounded, Trailing Habit: Their mounded and trailing habit creates an organized and graceful appearance in your garden.
Modest Size: Standing at 6-8 inches in height and spreading to 10-12 inches in width, ‘Regatta Midnight Blue’ fits seamlessly into various garden settings.
Scientific Name: Lobelia erinus
Common Name: Trailing Lobelia
Hardiness Degree: Hardy down to 32°F (0.0°C)
Blooming Season: ‘Regatta Midnight Blue’ graces your garden with early spring and springtime blooms, creating a captivating and enchanting display.
Plant Habit: Mounded, trailing habit adds sophistication and grace to your garden.
Characteristics: Low maintenance and frost-tolerant, ensuring ease of care.
Water: Requires medium watering to thrive.
Fertilize: Fertilize every two weeks to promote lush growth and abundant flowering.
Spacing: Ideal spacing ranges from 10 – 14 inches (25 – 36 cm), allowing for a harmonious garden layout.
Exposure: Thrives in partial sun, ensuring optimal growth and blooming.
‘Lobelia ‘Regatta Midnight Blue’ brings the enchantment of a midnight sky to your garden with its robust growth, midnight blue blooms, and trailing habit, making it a captivating addition to your outdoor space.