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Penstemon hartwegii Polaris™ Purple

Scientific Name : Penstemon hartwegii
Common Name : Beard Tongue
Hardiness Zone : 7a - 9a
Hardiness Degree : 5°F (-15°C)
Plant Habit : Columnar
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Deer Resistant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Rabbit Resistant, Frost Tolerant
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Height : 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Width : 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Prized for their abundance of flowers and showy appearance in the garden. Can be grown in containers in Northern areas where they may not be winter-hardy. Popular with hummingbirds.
Idea & Tips : Penstemon Polaris perform their best in well-drained soils and when growing in full sun. These showy Penstemon can be used as cutflowers. Fertilize monthly during the active growing season. Remove old flowers to encourage re-blooming.
Grower Information : Prized for their abundance of flowers and showy appearance in the garden. Can be grown in containers in Northern areas where they may not be Winter-hardy. Popular with hummingbirds.
'Florpenpu'
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Florensis, B.V.
POLARIS is a U.S. trademark of Florensis B.V.
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    • Bloom Months:
      April to August

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