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Penstemon 'Port Wine' AGM


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A particularly good variety with large flowers in shades of claret with good throat markings. Vigorous and persistent                  

  • Colour: tube deep claret with deep reddish purple lobes
  • Throat: white with fine parallel pencilling in deep claret
  • Height: 100cm (3.25ft)
  • Earliest record: 1970’s

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