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Today's bloom is Penstemon 'Blue Springs' (Penstemon heterophyllus)

Bloom of the Day for November 29th, 2010:

Type of plant: Perennials

Bloom color: Blue-Violet

Bloom time of year: Mid Summer

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 7a to Zone 10b

Height: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing: 12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

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pixie62560 wrote:
Beautiful color...I have zone envy again :(

locakelly wrote:
Ooooooooohhhhhhh!!! Another beauty to add to my want list;o)

bonehead wrote:
Very lovely. How big (or small) are the blooms? Every time I plant pentestemon, it is nice the first year but then comes up the next year as a tiny pale pink inconspicuous nothing, perhaps from reseeding. I'm always enticed by it, but have girded myself to avoid it.