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PENSTEMON

Commonly known as Beard tongue

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Further Reading....

  • Height - 90cm (36in)
  • 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. - large-leaved perennial. Produces flowers 5-7cm (2-3in) long.
  • 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)
  • 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. 1932. UK. J. Forbes, Hawick, Scottich Borders
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
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90cm (36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

Buy Varieties of PENSTEMON

PENSTEMON 'Blackbird'

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
Dark purple
Multibuy Any 3+ £9.00 each
£11.50 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

PENSTEMON 'Firebird'   AWARD

PENSTEMON 'Firebird'  >


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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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

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 Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. 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
£11.50 each 
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PENSTEMON 'White Bedder'

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Commonly known as: Beard tongue.
(syn. Snow Storm) - clear white with pink tinge
Multibuy Any 3+ £9.00 each
£11.50 each 
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