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PENSTEMON

Commonly known as Beard tongue

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All Flower - JUL-AUG

 

Further Reading....

  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - narrow, linear-lance-shaped leaves to 7cm (2¾in) long
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
  • Striped, Veined or Multicoloured
  • White
  • Height - 80cm (32in)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F) - borderline
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - bees, Deadhead to prolong flowering. Leave foliage through winter for protection.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails, chrysanthemum eelworm, powdery mildew.
  • Place of origin - garden origin.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Panicles -
  • Tubular - 2.5-3cm (1-1¼in) long
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy - - borderline
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - give winter mulch
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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80cm (32in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

Buy Varieties of PENSTEMON

PENSTEMON 'Blackbird'

PENSTEMON 'Blackbird'  >


Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
Dark purple
Multibuy Any 3+ £9.00 each
£11.50 each
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Not available until May 2021 -

PENSTEMON 'Firebird'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
Bright red with dark stripes and throat
Multibuy Any 3+ £9.00 each
£11.50 each
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Not available until May 2021 -

PENSTEMON 'Garnet'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
Deep crimson-wine
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£11.50 each
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Not available until May 2021 -

PENSTEMON 'Hewell's Pink Bedder'

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
Bright pink with cream throat
Multibuy Any 3+ £9.00 each
£11.50 each
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Not available until May 2021 -

PENSTEMON 'Hidcote Pink'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
Bright pink with cream throat
Multibuy Any 3+ £9.00 each
£11.50 each
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Available again from APRIL 2021 - When fresh stock arrives

PENSTEMON 'Maurice Gibbs'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
Bright cerise with white throat
Multibuy Any 3+ £9.00 each
£11.50 each
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

PENSTEMON 'Sour Grapes'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
Greyish-blue flowers suffused with rich purple and tinged green
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£11.50 each
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Not available until May 2021 -

PENSTEMON 'White Bedder'

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
(syn. Snow Storm) - clear white with pink tinge
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£11.50 each
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Not available until May 2021 -

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