Pentastic™ Pink Penstemon

Penstemon 'YAPMINE' PP #28,040

SKU
42851
The perfect little patio penstemon - a must-have for colorful mixed containers and perennial borders. The shorter branching habit provides flower stalks packed tightly with big, bicolored, intense pink and white flowers. Blooms earlier than most and keeps blooming longer than traditional varieties, right into fall. An herbaceous perennial.
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Botanical Pronunciationpen-STEE-mon
Average Size at MaturityReaches 8 to 12 in. tall, 4 to 6 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer through Early Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureClump Forming, Easy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

Thrives in average, well-drained soils, but highly adaptable. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Pinch off spent flowers to encourage repeat bloom. Cut back old foliage in spring before new growth emerges.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 10

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