Penstemon clevelandii hybrid

Common Name:

Plant Type:
Evergreen perennial
Plantaginaceae (formerly in Scrophulariaceae)
Geographic Origin:
California Native?:
Plant Size:
2-3 feet
Landscape/Garden Uses:
Mixed plantings
Flowering Season:
Spring and summer
Flower Color:
Bright pink
Full sun
Well-drained soil
Suggested Irrigation:
Moderate to occasional watering
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 15 degrees F. or less
Low grey leaves have firm substance; bright rose pink flowers are carried on spikes to 24 inches in spring and summer. This hybrid involving California penstemon species provides cheery color to dry banks and borders. Sun, well drained soil, moderate to occasional watering.