Penstemon barbatus &

Penstemon barbatus 'Novapenblu'

Rock Candy™ Blue Beardtongue

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Rock Candy Blue Beardtongue is a tidy native herbaceous perennial with rigid upright stems and green lance-shaped foliage.  Loose raceme of small tubular purple-blue flowers with distinct candy-striping in the throat bloom heavily in late spring and again in late summer if deadheaded.  Grows best in partial sun and dry to medium well-drained soil.  Drought and heat tolerant.

Type: 

Perennial

Height: 

1' - 1.5'

Spread: 

1’ - 1.5'

Spacing: 

1'

USDA Hardiness Zone: 

6 - 9

Culture: 

Full SunPart Sun

Bloom Color: 

Blue

Season of Interest: 

SpringSummer

MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance.  No serious pests or diseases.  Root rot can occur in poorly-drained soils.
LANDSCAPE USES:  Accents or Group Plantings, BordersRock GardensXeriscape GardensNaturalized Areas, and Containers.

COMPANION PLANTS: Purple Coneflower, Little Bluestem, Giant Hyssop

IMAGE: 阿橋 HQ釣鐘柳屬 Penstemon barbatus -瀋陽植物園 Shenyang Botanical Garden, China- (9198166973)CC BY-SA 2.0

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