PENSTEMON

Commonly known as Beard tongue

All Flower - JUL-AUG

 

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Semi-evergreen and evergreen perennials.
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
    For border perennials
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Generally unfussy and long-flowering. Wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
    Pests & Diseases
    chrysanthemum eelworm, powdery mildew.
    Place of origin
    Northern and central America.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Border perennials. Give winter mulch.
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
    sharply drained in full sun for shrubby and dwarf species.
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Buy Varieties of PENSTEMON

PENSTEMON 'Blackbird'

PENSTEMON 'Blackbird'

Beard tongue

dark purple

 
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PENSTEMON 'Firebird'

PENSTEMON 'Firebird'

Beard tongue

bright red with dark stripes and throat

 
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PENSTEMON 'Garnet'

PENSTEMON 'Garnet'

Beard tongue

deep crimson-wine

 
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PENSTEMON 'Heavenly Blue'

PENSTEMON 'Heavenly Blue'

Beard tongue, Foothill penstemon

(syn. P. heterophyllus 'Heavenly Blue') - low-growing with plentiful lilac-blue flowers

 
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PENSTEMON 'Hewell's Pink Bedder'

PENSTEMON 'Hewell's Pink Bedder'

Beard tongue

bright pink with cream throat

 
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PENSTEMON 'Hidcote Pink'

PENSTEMON 'Hidcote Pink'

Beard tongue

bright pink with cream throat

 
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PENSTEMON 'Mother of Pearl'

PENSTEMON 'Mother of Pearl'

Beard tongue

off-white and purple with dark throat markings

 
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PENSTEMON 'Sour Grapes'

PENSTEMON 'Sour Grapes'

Beard tongue

greyish-blue flowers suffused with rich purple and tinged green

 
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PENSTEMON 'White Bedder'

PENSTEMON 'White Bedder'

Beard tongue

(syn. Snow Storm) - clear white with pink tinge

 
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