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Palmer Penstemon Seeds Penstemon palmeri

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  • Tall-growing perennial that thrives in even the most adverse conditions
  • Heirloom North American native with pink Summer blooms
  • Thrives in bright, sunny growing areas

Product Description

Penstemon Seeds - Palmer Penstemon

This Pretty Pink Perennial is a tenacious wildflower! Known to thrive in conditions where others languish, drought and poor soil are no match for this lovely desert native.

  • Fast Facts

    Name:Palmer Penstemon Seeds
    Botanical Name:Penstemon palmeri
    Life Cycle:Perennial
    Light Requirement:Full Sun
    Planting Season:Spring
    Plant Type:Tall wildflower with green stalks and vertical stacked pink blooms
    Features:Heiloom, Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Hummingbirds, Drought Tolerant, Container Garden
    Plant Height:Up to 48 inches
    Plant Spacing:12 inches
    Planting Depth:1/8 inch
    Sowing Method:Direct Sow
    Cold Stratification:No
    Hardiness Zones:3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Ships:Year Round
  • Planting Instructions

    How to Plant Palmer Penstemon

    About Penstemon

    A perennial sometimes called Beardtongue, Penstemon plants will reward you with brilliant non-stop blooms with deep bronze-green foliage. These flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies into the garden and offer a variety of colors such as scarlet, pink, blue, purple, orange, yellow, and white.

    When to Plant Penstemon Seeds

    Sow seeds indoors in starter trays or small pots in late winter. After the danger of frost has passed, harden off the seedlings and transplant them into your garden.

    Where to Plant Penstemon Seeds

    Penstemon thrives in full sun or partial shade in fertile, dry to medium moisture, well-drained soils. These plants are drought tolerant once established and are perfect for beds, borders, rock gardens, and cut flowers!

    How to Plant Penstemon Seeds

    Press flower seeds into soil, but do not cover. Keep seeds moist until germination, or 14-30 days.

    How to Care for Penstemon

    Penstemons needs very little water and barely any fertilizer. Fertilize when planting only. Deadhead after flowering to maintain vigor and cut back to the base in early spring. Penstemon is generally disease free, but keep an eye out for slugs, snails, spider mites and eelworms.

    Download Printable Planting Guide

  • Seed Coverage

    AmountRecommended Coverage
    PacketUp to 80 Sq. Ft
    Ounce PackageUp to 625 Sq. Ft
    1/4 Pound PackageUp to 2,500 Sq. Ft
    1 Pound SackUp to10,000 Sq. Ft
    5 Pound SackUp to 1.3 Acres

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Global Rating: 5.00 from 1 reviews

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Native wildflower in Oregon.

Eden brothers is a great online garden nursery to find Oregon Native wild flowers.Cardinal flower. Penstemon. Pacific northwest seeds. Unfortunately it takes a while for them to reach maturity aka blooming.

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