PENSTEMON pseudospectabilis

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PENSTEMON pseudospectabilis

Desert Beardtongue
Select Item No. PA241

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One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Origin: Southwestern USA: prairie, meadows.
Distinction: Plant Select, contact Plant Select for legal use of ® names.
Special Features: Bright dark pink flowers, blue-green foliage. Impressive to be used in larger areas, but also in small groups.
Basic Colour: (pink / salmon)
Flower Colour: intense deep pink
Natural Flowering Period: May - July
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z9
Foliage: grey-bluish, amplexicaul, serrated.
Growth Habit: bushy
Height with Flowers: 80 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained
Characteristics: medicinal plant
Usage: honey-bee food plant / for the rock garden / suitable for cutting
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.58824 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
2 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(9) These seeds germinate rapidly depending on species and origin. If germination does not occur after 3–4 weeks a cooling period of 2–4 weeks is recommended.

Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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