Plant Catalog - PENSTEMON GARNET
Penstemon 'Garnet', 'Andenken an Friedrich Hahn'
Garnet Border Penstemon, Beard Tongue
A perennial with upright-sprawling stems, multi-branching from the base. Green leaves are more slender than the species. Spikes of tubular, bell-shaped flowers are garnet red. Super abundant blooms from late spring to fall. Attractive to hummingbirds and other pollinators. Longer lived than most other penstemons.
USDA zones: 7 - 10
Sunset zones: 7 - 9, 14 - 24
Mature size: 1 - 2 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun, part shade
Water needs: moderate to regular water