Penstemon strictus Bare Rooted

$9.95

Out of stock

Description

Fast growing species Penstemon from the USA known as the Rocky Mountain beardtongue. It forms a dense spreading mat from which spikes of purple to royal blue flowers arise to 75Cm high. The stunning flower spikes appear in late Spring and early Summer. Suited to full sun in most well drained soils, it is drought and frost tolerant once established.

photos courtesy of user JerryFriedman/wikimedia commons/CC-BY-SA-2.5 

this plant is sent with its 68mm tube removed

 

Additional information

Conditions

Drought Hardy, Frost Tolerant

Height

Under 1m

Position

Full Sun, Part Shade

Region

Cold, Dry, Temperate

Soil

Clay, Loam, Sandy Loam, Well drained

Watering

light to medium with some summer water

Description

Fast growing species Penstemon from the USA known as the Rocky Mountain beardtongue. It forms a dense spreading mat from which spikes of purple to royal blue flowers arise to 75Cm high. The stunning flower spikes appear in late Spring and early Summer. Suited to full sun in most well drained soils, it is drought and frost tolerant once established.

photos courtesy of user JerryFriedman/wikimedia commons/CC-BY-SA-2.5 

this plant is sent with its 68mm tube removed

 

Additional information

Conditions

Drought Hardy, Frost Tolerant

Height

Under 1m

Position

Full Sun, Part Shade

Region

Cold, Dry, Temperate

Soil

Clay, Loam, Sandy Loam, Well drained

Watering

light to medium with some summer water