Penstemon x mexicali 'Pikes Peak Purple'

Beardtongue


Photo courtesy Monrovia

  • Vigorous bloomer
  • Native selection
  • Naturalizes well in the landscape
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Native
Native
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Nice for cutting

Can handle drought conditions once established

Cut in mid season for a flush of new flowers


Height: 1-3 feet
Spread: 2-3 feet
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Purple
Zone: 4
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Naturalizing
  • Low Maintenance
  • Native
  • Mass Planting

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water