Penstemon ‘Lilac Moon’

BEARDTONGUE

$9.50

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Description

Penstemon ‘Lilac Moon’ BEARDTONGUE –

Produces masses of pale lilac, funnel-like, almost hooded flowers throughout the warmer months from late spring to winter. A herbaceous perennial that forms a tidy mound of mid-green foliage but this is almost lost under the flowers at the height of its blooming period. Penstemon ‘Lilac Moon’ BEARDTONGUE has dark green narrow foliage. It makes a great dry and frost hardy plant that is low maintenance and easy to grow.  This penstemon enjoys  a sunny spot and well drained soil. Although it will also perform in Part Shade if necessary. To encourage a continuing succession of new flowering stems, old stems should be cut back after flower spikes are finished but not necessary.

Growing:

– Height with flowers: 75cm approx.
– Width: 50cm approx.
– Position: Full Sun, can grow in part shade as long as it gets sunlight for at least 5 to 7 hours a day.
– Soil: Well drained and moist soil.
– Fragrance:

– Frost:
Hardy.
– Growth:
Perennial.
– Attracts: Bees and Birds.
– Care: Cut back spent flower heads to encourage fresh, repeat flowering.
– Deer & Rabbit resistant: Usually not first choice for these pests.
– Origin: Native to North America.


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