General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 6 - 12 inches
Plant Spread: 3 - 6 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Blue Violet
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Wildlife Attractant: Bees

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Common names
  • Small-Flowered Penstemon
  • Littleflower Penstemon
  • Slender Blue Beard Tongue
  • Pincushion Penstemon
  • Beard Tongue
  • Pride of the Mountain
  • Penstemon

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