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Lobelia feayana (Bay lobelia)
Cressler, Alan

Lobelia feayana

Lobelia feayana A. Gray

Bay Lobelia

Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family)


USDA Symbol: LOFE2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Bay Lobelia is a member of the bellflower family (family Campanulaceae) which includes herbs, rarely trees or shrubs, with commonly blue, lavender, or white flowers, solitary or clustered.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Blue , Violet
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec
Bloom Notes: Typically flowers Jan - Jun. May flower year-round under the right conditions.



National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FACW
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Web Reference

Webref 57 - Atlas of Florida Plants (2020) Institute for Systematic Botany
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Lobelia feayana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lobelia feayana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lobelia feayana


Record Modified: 2023-03-15
Research By: TWC Staff

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