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Penstemon - Dark Towers (Penstemon 'Dark Towers')

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Perennials
Name Penstemon - Dark Towers
Botanical Name Penstemon 'Dark Towers'

This tremendous improvement over ‘Husker Red’ has much darker foliage that emerges wine purple and keeps its color much better through the summer heat. It grows a bit taller than ‘Husker Red’ and produces masses of pink, rather than white, flowers in early to midsummer depending on the zone.

Location: Sun
Size: 30-36 inches
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: June, July
Soil Conditions: Medium
Trim/Prune: Cut back leaves as needed. Trim to the ground in late fall after several frosts.
Other
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
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