Penstemon Blue Spring

New in 2020.

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A blue beauty for a prize position. The dense blue florets have a soft pink blush at the base of the floret and they are the perfect compliment, glowing in the garden. A nice long bloom season and good vigour without much effort.
Butterflies and bees love this plant almost as much as gardeners do.
Penstemon ‘Blue Springs’ has with a casual, easy nature. Happy in poor, to moderately fertile, well drained soil. Water to establish, then only if rainfall is low, they are dry tolerant once established. It is a good idea to prune back to the woody base after flowering to promote healthy growth. Cut flowers regularly to extend the season and keep it nice and vigorous.
Penstemon is commonly known as Beardtongue or Foothill Penstemon. It is known as Blue Springs or Blue Spring.

Code

PNTBS

Botantical name

Penstemon heterophyllus

Height

30-60cm

Width

30-60cm

Flowers

Spring to Summer

Climate

Cool to Sub-Tropical

Availability

Australia wide

Frost hardiness

Aspect

Full Sun to Semi Shade

Supplied as

Pots

Water needs

2