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Penstemon barbatus 'Riding Hood Delft Blue'
Common Name: Beard Tongue Family: Scrophulariaceae (The Figwort Family)

Penstemon barbatus 'Riding Hood Delft Blue'
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Tubular deep blue flowers with purple infusions on slender stems bloom for most of the summer. A good cut flower. Beautiful foliage.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Upland, Mountain. Roadsides and in other open, sunny, disturbed areas.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourPurple 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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