PENSTEMON barbatus | Evergreen Nursery

PENSTEMON barbatus

Penstemon barbatus - Scarlet Bugler

  • Sprawling perennial
  • Height to 3' · Spread to 1½'
  • Full sun to partial shade in hottest areas
  • Little to moderate water
  • Spikes of flowers in various shades of red and purple bloom from late spring to midsummer.
  • Excellent choice for humid-summer areas
  • Needs some winter chill for showy flowers
  • Fire-resistant for defensible space

Growth Rate: 

Fast

Exposure: 

Full sun
Partial Shade

Water Needs: 

Low (Water-wise)
Medium

Height: 

Low

Plant Type: 

Perennial

Landscape Use: 

Border
Drought Tolerant
Fire Resistant
Rock Garden

Deciduous/Evergreen: 

Evergreen

Flowering Season: 

Spring
Summer

Flower Color: 

Red
Blue

1 Gallon: 

3.50

5 Gallon: 

10.00
  • Stock varies-Not all sizes listed may be in stock
  • Pricing subject to change without notice
  • Other sizes & pricing maybe available - please inquire
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