Penstemon 'Grape Taffy'Penstemon 'Grape Taffy'

Penstemon ‘Grape Taffy’

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This plant is no longer for sale from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. It is strictly on our website for information purposes only.

Huge flower spikes hold large, contrasting purple red flowers with clear white throats. Flower spikes are produced all summer. Nice in cut bouquets. A bumble-bee banquet!

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 7-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 20″ / 24″ / 30″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August, September, October

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SKU: PENGRATAF Categories: ,
Common Name Purple penstemon
Family Scrophulariaceae
Genus
species hybrid
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Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # PP22567
EU Grant # EU34921
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Size (HT/W/FL HT) 20" / 24" / 30"
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Soil Average, well drained.
pH 5.0 - 7.5
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Nutritional Needs None needed.
Dormancy Dormant in winter.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? 10+ flower spikes, fuller plants & very robust.
Landscape Value Mixed beds, sun garden, cottage garden, or in a container.
Finish Time to 4" 4 - 6 weeks
Comments Tolerates deer, drought, and heat. Hummingbirds love. Low maintenance. Cut back old flowering stems to encourage new flowers. In the deep south, try in part shade.
Grower Notes Growing-on temps- 65°F-75°F / day & 60°F-65°F /nights. Vernalization does not impact flowering.
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