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Penstemon King George - 15cm black pot

Penstemon King George - 15cm black pot

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Plant name: Penstemon 'King George V'

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Category: Perennial

Plant family: Plantaginaceae

Light preference: Full sun/partial shade

Soil preference: Chalk, loam, sand. Acid, Alkaline, Neutral. Well-drained.

Flowering/fruiting month: July - October

Size:

  • 0.5-1 metres height
  • 0.1-0.5 metres spread

Description: An upright perennial to 90cm tall, with lance-shaped leaves and bell-shaped crimson flowers with red markings in the white throat.

Care: Grow in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. In cold areas, protect plant over winter with a dry winter mulch. Propagate by softwood cuttings in early summer or semi-hardwood cuttings in midsummer. Propagate by division in spring. Deadhead after flowering to maintain vigour, then cut back to base in winter.

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