Penstemon HARLEQUIN™ 'Lilac'Penstemon HARLEQUIN™ 'Lilac'

Penstemon HARLEQUIN™ ‘Lilac’

Foraging bees and hummingbirds will enjoy the soft violet bells that cover this plant during the growing season. Dense clusters of showy flowers will add bright color to your garden in a continuous display from early summer to late fall. Hardy in zones 6-9, HARLEQUIN™ Lilac needs fertile, well-drained soil and displays great vigor in full sun.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 14″ / 18″ / 18″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August, September, October

Common Name Dwarf penstemon
Family Scrophulariaceae
Genus Penstemon
species hybrid
Plant Series Penstemon HARLEQUIN™ Collection
Plant Type Perennial
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EU Grant # --
Bloom Time June, July, August, September, October
Flower Color Purple, White
Foliage Color Green
Dormancy Required
Exposure Full Sun
Growth Habit Upright
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? Smaller leaves and flowers than our CHA CHA™ series.
Landscape Value Mixed beds, sun garden, cottage garden, or in a container.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 14" / 18" / 18"
Soil (Garden) Average, well drained.
Water (Garden) Average.
Special Uses Cut Flower, Deep South, Deer Resistant, Pollinator Attractor
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Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 1.8 – 2.2
pH 5.0 – 7.5
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Notes Growing-on temps- 65°F-75°F / day & 60°F-65°F /nights. Vernalization does not impact flowering.
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 6 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon 6 – 8 weeks
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
Penstemon HARLEQUIN™ 'Lilac' - Product Profile
Penstemon HARLEQUIN™ 'Lilac' - Growing Recipe

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