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Penstemon species/Native Penstemon

Penstemon species / Penstemon species
Light pink funnel-shaped flowers on stalks above foliage
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Light pink funnel-shaped flowers on stalks above foliage

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Scientific Name: Penstemon species
Common Name: Native Penstemon
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Fruit color: White, Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: There are hundreds of penstemons in cultivation today. Several have excellent ornamental values. Typical flowers are trumpet shaped and have a pronounced lip. There are many flower colors. Provide a fertile, well drained soil and preferably morning sunlight for best performance.