Lobelia cardinalis

We first came across this native perennial flower beside a forest stream at Kenauk and were immensely pleased when we discovered it was happy to be cultivated. This specimen lives beside the waterfall in the garden and was not transplanted from the wild. Gorgeous.


  • Aperture: ƒ/4
  • Camera: DSC-RX10M3
  • Taken: 4 August, 2019
  • Focal length: 87.11mm
  • ISO: 800
  • Shutter speed: 1/250s


Note: this is the first “new” posting of an image to this re-invented website – the previous four were taken from the archives for the visitor’s entertainment.