Penstemon 'PRAIRIE DUSK' Rose-purple Beardtongue Plant Nature's Hummingbird Feeder Grows 24-30 inches tall Perennial Summer flowers Full Sun

Penstemon 'PRAIRIE DUSK' Rose-purple Beardtongue Plant Nature's Hummingbird Feeder Grows 24-30 inches tall Perennial Summer flowers Full Sun

Regular price $10

Live plants are usually cut back for ease of shipment but plenty of healthy/new growth will surely follow. Please be sure to unpack and plant your plants(s) upon delivery.

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Botanical Name: Penstemon 'Prairie Dusk'

Common Name: Beardtongue

Bloom Time: July to August

Flower: Rose-purple

Plant Height: 24 to 30 inches

Foliage: Glossy green

Plant size: 2.5" pot

Requirements: Full sun. Prefers moist, well drained soil.

Life-cycle: Perennial

Tolerate: Deer

USDA Hardiness Zone: 3-8

Culture

Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun. Avoid wet, poorly-drained soils. Remove spent flowering racemes to prolong bloom. Plants may be cut back to basal foliage after flowering to improve appearance of the planting.

Noteworthy Characteristics:

Rose-purple, trumpet-shaped flowers are borne in profusion on thin spikes in early summer. They make a tremendous color statement when planted in groups.

Garden Uses:

Penstemons are very drought tolerant perennials that are easy to grow and are rarely bothered by insects or diseases. Plant them in full sun and watch as hummingbirds feast on their delicious nectar.