Pretty Petticoat Beardtongue

Penstemon x 'Pretty Petticoat'

SKU
06681
A wonderful new hybrid selection! Tall spikes of rich purple blooms with white throats provide fantastic, long-lasting color in borders, rock gardens and containers. Easy to grow, and drought tolerant when established - perfect for a sunny, minimal care landscape. An herbaceous perennial.
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Botanical Pronunciationpen-STEE-mon
Average Size at MaturityReaches 12 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer through Early Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Key FeatureLong Bloom Season

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. Remove spent flowers to encourage repeat bloom. Cut back old foliage in spring before new growth emerges.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9

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