Penstemon clutei

Penstemon clutei

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(Penstemon clutei)
Genus:  Penstemon
This upright perennial sports hanging, tubular bright-pink flowers to 1 inch across above serrated blue-green leaves. It blooms summer to fall.
Noteworthy Characteristics:  Grows naturally in the black, volcanic grit of Sunset Crater in northern Arizona, but can thrive in various soils in the Rocky Mountain region.
Care:  Grow in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or light shade.
Propagation:  Take softwood cuttings in early summer or semi-ripe cuttings in midsummer. Divide in spring
Problems:  Powdery mildew, rust, leaf spots, and Southern blight. Slugs and snails may damage young plants.

Overview

Height
1 ft. to 3 ft.
Spread
1 ft. to 3 ft.
Light
Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture
Adaptable
Characteristics
Native,
Showy Flowers
Bloom Time
Fall,
Summer
Flower Color
Pink Yarrow
Uses
Beds and Borders
Style
Rock Garden
Seasonal Interest
Summer Interest
Type
Perennials

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