General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 12 - 18 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 18 inches
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Rose
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Tip
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 1999 Plant Select Winner
Child plants: one child plant

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Trade name information:
Trade Name: Red Rocks®
Cultivar name: 'P008S'
Common names
  • Beardtongue
  • Penstemon
  • Pride of the Mountain

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Comments:
  • Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Apr 3, 2013 10:33 PM concerning plant:
    I love growing Red Rocks in my garden for the hummers, bees, and myself to enjoy.
Plant Events from our members
MrsBinWY On January 6, 2019 Seeds sown
WS eight (8x5) 2.25" pots, seeds from 2017G
MrsBinWY On November 25, 2017 Seeds sown
Experiment: Eight (8) 2.25" pots in garden hoop, seeds from 2017G
lovesblooms On March 24, 2018 Seeds sown
winter sown
paleohunter On September 12, 2022 Obtained plant
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