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Penstemon x 'Midnight Masquerade' PP29603 Plant propagation prohibited

MIDNIGHT MASQUERADE BEARDTONGUE

Breeder
Buy Midnight Masquerade Beardtongue online. Midnight Masquerade is the perfect landscape perennial! Deep burgundy purple leaves look attractive all season long and form a tall, full and refined habit. Rich lavender purple flowers with pure white interiors top the foliage on dark stems.

Height:

28-34 Inches

Spread:

24-32 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

3-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Proven Winners Perennials
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Lavender
  • Purple
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Burgundy/Crimson
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Burgundy/Crimson
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Type*
  • Semi-Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Average
  • Low Water Use
  • Drought Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Spring Flowering
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Rain Garden
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Penstemon is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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