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Beardtongue

Penstemon 'Schonholzeri'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

55.00000000000001cm

40cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Beardtongue Overview

In mid summer to early autumn, this perennial produces spikes of large, tubular, bright red flowers.

Common problems with Beardtongue

How to propagate Beardtongue

Seed

You can propagate by seed in autumn or spring.

Cuttings

Softwood or semi-ripe cuttings of non-flowering shoots in mid-summer. Propagate cultivars by cuttings.

Other uses of Beardtongue

Rock garden, cutting bed, border