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Penstemon fruticosus

Penstemon fruticosus

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

35cm

20cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Penstemon fruticosus Overview

This species is a shrubby clump, growing to about 40cm with lance-shaped to elliptic leaves that are about 5cm. The flowers are pale purple to blue.

Common problems with Penstemon fruticosus

How to propagate Penstemon fruticosus

Division

You can propagate by division in the spring or from seed in the spring or autumn.

Seed

Other uses of Penstemon fruticosus

Rock garden, cutting bed, border, flower arranging Suitable for coastal conditions.