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Unfortunately we are now sold out of Penstemon for mail order this year. If you wish to place an order for Penstemon PLEASE NOTE they will not be sent out before MAY 2023

Penstemon 'Apple Blossom'

£7.00

A popular variety with thinner leaves and an upright habit. Very pretty with medium sized flowers.There are two types of Apple Blossom and this is type 1. 
Can be difficult and grows best in ideal conditions. 

  • Colour: pale pink/carmine rose                                            
  • Throat: lightly pencilled in bright crimson
  • Height: 90cm (3ft)
  • Earliest record: c 1972

Cultivation Do's and Dont's

o    Do deadhead regularly
o    Don’t prune until spring
o    Do prune old growth when new shoots are 3-4” long
o    Do add organic matter or grit if planting in heavy wet soil
o    Do plant in a sunny position
o    Do enjoy the flowers from June to October