Penstemon spectabilis

  • Penstemon spectabilis  royal penstemon
  • Penstemon spectabilis  royal penstemon
royal penstemon

A spectacular Penstemon native to dry, gravelly slopes of southern California and northern Baja. Demanding good drainage and full sun, this perennial grows 3 ft. or more tall with striking displays of lavender-purple tubular flowers. A challenging species with a sensational floral display, but can be short lived in northern California. Performs best in hot inland gardens. Take care not to over water. Highly attractive to hummingbirds as well as bees and butterflies. 
 

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