Penstemon barbatus var. praecox 'Pristine Lilac Purple'
- Vivid purple color
- Flowers the whole length of the stem
- Strong, robust stems won't flop
Penstemon 'Pristine Lilac Purple' is a strong plant with a vigorous growth habit and sturdy stems. The stems hold an abundance of tubular dark purple flowers that hummingbirds love. It is an easy to grow plant that looks great in borders, containers, and landscapes. U.S. native.
Uses: Borders, Containers, Cottage Gardens, Flower Beds, Mass Plantings, Naturalizing
Nature Attraction: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Notable Features: Long Blooming, Cut Flower, Drought Tolerant, Native
Growth Habit: Upright, clumping
Homeowner Growing Tips: Grow in full sun to light shade in well drained, fertile soil. Amend with compost before planting. Deadhead after blooming. In cold climates, mulch for the winter.