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Penstemon 'Torquay Gem'


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Limited availability 2022
A really good strong, persistent, elegant cultivar with red flowers and narrow leaves. 

  • Colour: tube carmine rose, paling towards the lobes and white underneath                      
  • Throat: unmarked white
  • Height: 80cm (2.25ft)  
  • Earliest record: 1933

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