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Plant Characteristics

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

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PIKE'S PEAK PURPLE® BEARDTONGUE

Penstemon x mexicali 'Pike's Peak Purple'

Buy Pike's Peak Purple® Beardtongue online. Has grape jelly colored flowers with a white striped throats appear in droves, as many as 20 to 30 per stem. Blooms in July through August, rests and reblooms through October. Mounds of attractive deep green leaves. Grows to 30 inches. A Plant Select® introduction.

Mature Height:

24-30 Inches

Mature Spread:

24-30 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Plantaginaceae · Common Name: Beardtongue

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 4806

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
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Love the tree, you are the only nursery that carried it. thx


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November 2016

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