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Penstemon barbatus 'Riding Hood Lavender'
Penstemon barbatus 'Riding Hood Lavender'
Code: 7870Family: ScrophulariaceaeGenus: Penstemon
Plant Type:Perennial
Hummingbirds rejoice! An abundance of huge, lavender purple flowers from late spring through summer. The Riding Hood series is a very showy, cold hardy Penstemon that grows well all across the mid-section of the country (not just the Western US like many Penstemons)
Blooms: Summer,Fall
Growth Rate: Fast
Size Range: 16-18" tall x 20-24" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Soil: Average,Well-drained
Water Use: Drought Tolerant,Low
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 5,6,7,8
Cold Hardy to -20° to -10°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesAttracts Hummingbirds Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantDrought Tolerant Drought Tolerant
Good for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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