Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!

Menu

My Burncoose

Search

0

Basket

Please Click here for latest ordering and Covid information. As per current government guidance, face masks are required when paying at the cashpoint.
 AWARD

PENSTEMON 'Hidcote Pink'

Commonly known as Beard tongue

Bright pink with cream throat
Further Reading....

Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2020 - These plants are not available until September/October 2019
£11.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £9.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2020
  • 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
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - bright pink with white throat
  • White
  • Height - 60-75cm (24-30in)
  • 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.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - bees. Deadhead to prolong flowering. Leave foliage through winter for protection.
  • Pests & Diseases - chrysanthemum eelworm, powdery mildew.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. Edward Wilson, Pershore, Worcs.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Panicles -
  • Tubular - 2.5-3cm (1-1¼in) long with spreading lobes
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
60-75cm (24-30in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2020 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2020      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.