Lobelia puberula Michx. 

Downy Lobelia

Names and Myths

Lobelia  Of Lobel (a Flemish botanist Matthias de Lobel 1538-1616)

puberula puperulent


Summer One-sided flower spike, flowers blue often with white center about 3/4” long. These flowers are intermediate in size between the great lobelias where the flowers are overr 1 inch long, and spiked lobelis where the flowers are normally less then 4/5ths of an inch long. Stem is covered with fine downy hairs. Fields and Woods

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