Lightning Reed is a new plant in Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time. It costs 125 sun. It seems to fire lighting bolts from the top of its reed. According to information here,, "Lightning Reeds fire bolts of electricity at enemies anywhere onscreen".
Suburban Almanac EntryEdit
Lightning Reed Lightning reeds shoot lightning at nearest zombie up to one lane away. The bolt will then arc and hit other zombies.
Range: can even hit targets one lane above or below
Special: chain attacks to multiple targets
This may come as a shock, but Lightning Reed has a serious passion for ham radio. His call sign is El3ctric H1ccup. You can tune in every Tuesday to hear him read the classics to elderly plants. This week: Seeds and Sensibility