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Penstemon 'George Elrick'


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Category Penstemon Tags 1950's Marked Pink

A delicately coloured variety. Was given a Highly Commended award in the 1962 RHS trials. 

  • Colour: tube and lobes bright rose
  • Throat: white and finely pencilled in magenta
  • Height:  90cm (3ft)                      
  • Earliest record:  1950

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