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Penstemon x 'Prairie Twilight'

#PP19893, COPF

 Suitable Substitutions for Penstemon x 'Prairie Twilight'

 

Penstemon x 'Prairie Twilight' - Beardtongue

More About Penstemon x 'Prairie Twilight' (PP19893, COPF)

  • Blooms of Bressingham®
  • Pink, tubular flowers with a white throat and beard
  • Flowers form clusters on dark stems
  • Oblong, medium-green leaves
  • Upper leaves turn a bronze colour in autumn
  • Bloom Time: May to July
  • Flower Height: 60 cm
  • Foliage Height: 40 cm

Interesting Notes:

The name penstemon is derived from 'Pente' (5) and 'stemon' referring to the five-stamened flowers.

Height:

35-40 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Pink

Beardtongue Growing and Maintenance Tips

Drought tolerant, showy perennial when planted in mass. Easy to grow in full sun in the perennial border. 

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Penstemon x 'Prairie Twilight' (PP19893, COPF) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring
Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging