Penstemon, Bunchleaf Penstemon, Chaparral Penstemon, Foothill Penstemon 'Blue Springs'

Penstemon heterophyllus

Family: Plantaginaceae
Genus: Penstemon (PEN-stem-on) (Info)
Species: heterophyllus (het-er-oh-FIL-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Blue Springs

Category:

Perennials

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Blue-Violet

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Size:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Regional

This plant is said to grow outdoors in the following regions:

Berkeley, California

Citrus Heights, California

Hercules, California

Knights Landing, California

Lake Nacimiento, California

Los Altos, California

Monrovia, California

PASO ROBLES, California

Redwood City, California

Richmond, California

San Jose, California(2 reports)

Garland, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.

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