Plant Catalog - PENSTEMON G MIDNIGHT
PENSTEMON G MIDNIGHT
Penstemon gloxinioides 'Midnight'
Midnight Border Penstemon
A perennial with upright stems, multi-branching from the base. Blue-green, purple-tinged leaves are lance-shaped and oppositely arranged. Spikes of nodding, bell-shaped flowers are dark bluish purple. Blooms from late spring to fall. Attractive to hummingbirds and other pollinators. Longer lived than most other penstemons.
USDA zones: 6 - 10
Sunset zones: 7 - 9, 14 - 24
Mature size: 2 - 4 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun, part shade
Water needs: moderate to regular water