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Penstemon 'Myddelton Gem'


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Available 2022

Similar to Southgate Gem and bred around the same time. A good old variety.

  • Colour: Rosine but slightly paler on the front of the lobes
  • Throat: white with a few faint smudges in the mouth
  • Height:  75cm (2’6”)                      
  • Earliest record: 1905

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