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 'Modesty'


Category Penstemon Tags 1930's Marked Red

Available 2022

A pretty hybrid of long standing in a good shade of rose. 

  • Colour: Bright rose red
  • Throat: white with light and irregular pencilling in bright rose red
  • Height: 80cm (2.25ft)                      
  • Earliest record: 1931

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