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Penstemon 'Charles Rudd'

£7.50

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Available 2022
A big blousy variety that is similar to Countess of Dalkeith. 
  • Colour: deep magenta with purple lobes
  • Throat: pure white
  • Height:  75cm (2.5ft)                        
  • Earliest record: 1962

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