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Penstemon 'Pennington Gem'


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Category Penstemon Tags 1930's Marked Pink

One of the best pink cultivars, tall, reliable with good persistence

  • Colour:  bright rose  
  • Throat: white with a few faint magenta lines
  • Height: 110cm (3.5ft)                      
  • Earliest record:  1934

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