PlantsPenstemons→Pineleaf Beardtongue (Penstemon pinifolius 'Compactum')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Pineleaf Beardtongue
Give a thumbs up Pride of the Mountain
Give a thumbs up Beardtongue
Give a thumbs up Compact Pineleaf Penstemon
Give a thumbs up Penstemon

Also sold as:
Compact Form

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 10 inches
Plant Spread: 12 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Intense scarlet
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds

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Hummingbrids love this! by davidg2156 Jan 30, 2021 11:43 AM 1

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