Botanical name: Lobelia inflata
Synonym: Dortmannia inflata, Lobelia michauxii, Rapuntium inflatum, Rapuntium michauxii
Common name: Indian tobacco
Native to: eastern North America
Life cycle: annual
Flower colour: blue / white
Flower time (Central / West-Europe): June to August
Characteristics and usage: ornamental, medicinal plant, Indian tobacco had many traditional uses by Native Americans.
Weight of 1000 seeds: -
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Cultivation / direction of sowing: surface sow at 22-24ºC (71-75ºF) in light, germination in less than 2 weeks.