Penstemon Arabesque Red Beardtongue
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Penstemon Arabesque Red, Beardtongue

An award winning beauty, Arabesque Red Beardtongue, Penstemon blooms spring through fall. Tall, majestic spires are loaded with fascinating carmine-red trumpet like flowers with pristine white throats. Arabesque Red Penstemon exhibits superior garden vigor and flowering. Excellent in containers and the garden, Arabesque Red Beardtongue attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Although perennial through 6-9, it is not reliably hardy and should be treated as an annual. Dead heading spent flowers will encourage more blooming. Mulching for winter will increase chances of the plants returning. All American Selections winner.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Penstemon Arabesque Red

Common Name

Beardtongue

Bloom Color

Red, White

Bloom Time

Spring, Summer, Fall

Foliage Color

Green

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

20-22″

Width

18″

Uses

Beds, Butterflies, Containers, Cut Flower, Hummingbirds

Resistance

Rabbit

Soil

Average, Clay, Dry, Rich, Sandy

Water Needs

Consistent

Plant Type

Annual