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Showy Penstemon

Penstemon spectabilis
As low as $53.07
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W-PESP3
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Growing Region:
Sun/Shade:
Full Sun
Germination Rate:

Slow

Texture:

N/A

Height:

12" - 36"

Uses:

N/A

Colors:

Medium Purple Pink

Water:
Low Water
Native to US:

Yes

Life Form:

Perennial

Product Specifications:

Seeding Rate: 2 lbs. / Acre

Showy penstemon is beautiful species of wildflower native to the western United States. It is named after its showy purple or pink trumpet-shaped flowers, which bloom in the spring. The plant grows to be about 1-3 feet tall and has a branching, upright habit. It is a perennial herb, often found in dry, open areas, such as chaparral and rocky slopes. Penstemon spectabilis is attractive to pollinators, and it is a popular choice for gardeners in the western United States looking to add color and interest to their gardens.

Showy Penstemon is a pollinator host plant for the common buckeye, variable checkerspot, Edith’s checkerspot, Anicia checkerspot, snowberry checkerspot, white-lined sphinx, and the verbena bud moth.

Scientific Name: Penstemon spectabilis

Each wildflower seed packet contains approximately 100 seeds.


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