Penstemon 'Dark Towers'

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  • Common Name: Dark Tower Penstemon
  • Plant Story:

    Penstemon 'Dark Towers' features glossy bronze-red foliage that is topped by masses of tubular light pink flowers which adds rich, contrasting color to beds, borders and mixed containers.

  • Type: Perennial Herbaceous
  • Bloom Season: Spring
  • Flower Color: Pink
  • Planting Zone: 3-8
  • Height: 1.5-3 ft
  • Spread: 1-2 ft
  • Light Requirements:Full Sun
  • Suggested Uses: Borders, rock gardens, and cottage gardens
  • Leaf: Not available
  • Edible: NO
  • Attracts to: Birds, Butterflies,
  • Plant Deer Resistant:Yes
  • Plant Potential Pests:Root rot, poorly-drained soils, leaf spots, rusts, powdery mildew, slugs, and snails
  • Form: Clump forming
  • Special Care Instructions:

    Benefits from winter mulch. Cut back after flowering. Avoid wet, poorly drained soil.


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