Cobaea Penstemon (Penstemon cobaea var. cobaea) in the Penstemons Database

Common names:
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Give a thumbs up Cobaea Penstemon
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Give a thumbs up Penstemon

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 18 - 24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Hummingbirds

naturalized in back pasture

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