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Penstemon 'Barbara Barker'


Category Penstemon Tags 1980's Pink Unmarked

A good low growing variety suitable for the front of the border. Similar to Beech Park, Peace and Thorn.

  • Colour: cerise
  • Throat: open and pure white
  • Height:  60cm (2ft)                      
  • Earliest record:  1985

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