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Penstemon Riding Hood™ Delft Blue

 

Cultivar Penstemon Riding Hood™ Delft Blue
Common Name Beardtounge
Species barbatus
Breeder Molter BV
Type Perennial
USDA Minimum Hardiness Zone 5
Exposure Sun
Patent PP# 23065
Irrigation Requirements Low
Soil Conditions Well Drained
Dimensions H" x W" 12" x 24"
Special Features Attracts Hummingbirds- Drought Tolerant
Peak Flowering Period June - August
  • Beardtounge
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Penstemon Riding Hood™ Delft Blue

CROP TIMING 12 - 15 Weeks
RECOMMENDED CONTAINER SIZE 1Quart, 1Gallon, 8 Inch
WHEN TO PLANT Spring
GROWTH RATE Moderate
PINCHING Not Required
PLANT GROWTH REGULATORS Not Required
VERNALIZATION Not Required
SOIL MEDIA PH 5.5-6.2
SOIL MEDIA EC 1.8-2.2
TEMPERATURE Day Day 65 -75 / Night Night 55-65
LIGHTLEVEL High
PHOTO PERIOD Long Days Required to Flower
DISEASE Downy Mildew