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Cardinal Flower


 Lobelia cardinalis

Description: Cardinal Flower(Lobelia cardinalis) has bright red flowers and grows in moist to wet soils. What a delight when it attracts hummingbirds that come to feed on the nectar!


 photos Hester Burch

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