Beardtongue Blackbeard #3

An impressive penstemon producing flowers in shades of lilac purple rising above deep eggplant purple foliage on equally dark stems; makes a beautiful visual impact when massed in the garden, along walkways, or in borders

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An impressive penstemon producing flowers in shades of lilac purple rising above deep eggplant purple foliage on equally dark stems; makes a beautiful visual impact when massed in the garden, along walkways, or in borders. This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.. Blackbeard Beard Tongue is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor pots and containers. With its upright habit of growth, it is best suited for use as a ‘thriller’ in the ‘spiller-thriller-filler’ container combination; plant it near the center of the pot, surrounded by smaller plants and those that spill over the edges. It is even sizeable enough that it can be grown alone in a suitable container. Note that when growing plants in outdoor containers and baskets, they m

Additional information

Dimensions 24 × 24-30 in
Botanical Name

Penstemon 'Blackbeard'

Exposure

Full Sun To Part Sun

Water Requirements

Regular Water

Height

24-30"

Width

24"

Deer Resistance

N

Attracts Pollinators

Y

Photo Credit

NET PS

SKU: 25217

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