“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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Penstemon fruticosus var. serratus

Shrubby Penstemon

Garden(s):

LoH2O

Type:

Native Shrub

Height:

7-30 cm (3-12 in)

Spread:

30-76 cm (12-30 in)

Light:

Full sun

Water:

Low

Zone:

2

Bloom Time:

July, August

Bloom Colour:

Pink, Purple

Foliage Colour:

Green

Soil:

Well-Drained

Notes:

One of the longest living penstemons. Forms a woody, compact mat. Evergreen, leathery leaves. Requires good snow cover.