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Penstemon 'Oaklea Red'


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Available 2022
Broad flowers that are deep rose red. One of my favourite reds with a densely marked throat. 

Similar to Mrs Morse but with taller broader flowers

  • Colour: deep rose red  
  • Throat: heavily pencilled carmine red to 3 crescents
  • Height:  80cm (2.25ft)                      
  • Earliest record: 1991

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