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Lobelia floridana (Florida lobelia)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Lobelia floridana

Lobelia floridana Chapm.

Florida Lobelia

Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family)


USDA Symbol: LOFL3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

2 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue , Violet


USA: AL , FL , GA , LA , MS , NC , TX

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: OBL
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.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Crosby Arboretum - Picayune, MS

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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