Penstemon Scarlet Queen Flower Seeds (Penstemon Hartwegii) 200+Seeds
Penstemon (Penstemon Hartwegii Scarlet Queen)- If you enjoy attracting beneficial insects to your landscape, start Penstemon seeds and enjoy this long-blooming Scarlet Queen Penstemon. Hummingbirds also will enjoy the brilliant scarlet tubular flowers with white throats. From June to September, this Scarlet Beardtongue, will reward you with non-stop blooming. Penstemon flower care includes deadheading the spent blooms to help promote the continued blooming. Also, during periods of no rainfall, deeply soak the roots of the plant every 2 - 3 weeks. Penstemon will tolerate and even thrive in poor soils, but it susceptible to disease when the soil does not drain well. For cool climates, position Scarlet Beard Tongue plants in full sun, but in the hotter climates some partial shade is good. In areas of frost free, mild winters, Penstemon Beard Tongue will grow as a perennial and as an annual in other zones.
- Season: Perennial
- USDA Zones: 8 - 10
- Height: 30 inches
- Bloom Season: Late spring through fall
- Bloom Color: Scarlet
- Environment: Full sun to partial shade