We're really happy to announce we've had a wonderful "Show season", with GOLD medals at Hampton Court, Tatton and Chelsea.   

Due to our busy summer at the shows, our online shop will now be open from November 2021, with plants being despatched in Spring 2022.  Many thanks for your patience. 

Penstemon 'Barbara Barker'


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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