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 'H E Bates'


Available 2022

New to us in 2019 but already a favourite. A stunning purple full of flower.
  • Colour: pale purple
  • Throat: dark blotches and fine penciling
  • Height: 90cm (3ft)                      
  • Earliest record: 2013

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