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Cardinal Penstemon

Penstemon cardinalis
SKU: HC017525
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
Now shipping to zones 2-10.
Cardinal Penstemon (Penstemon cardinalis) is a rare, cold hardy wildflower from the southern mountains of New Mexico. Tall, impressive spikes of dark red flowers bloom in mid-summer, making this favorite source of natural nectar for hummingbirds. A must-have for your pollinator garden. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Penstemon cardinalis
Native, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Low Maintenance, Cut Flowers, Rock Gardens
Growing Zones
Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
24-36" tall
Mature Spread
36" wide
Bloom Time
Mid to late summer
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