Penstemon x 'Blackbeard' PPAF
Improved dark-leaf cultivar with glossy black/burgundy foliage held on strong deep-red stems. Pink/lavender flower spikes in late spring.
Sunlight Exposure: Plant Attributes: Attracts:
Plant Type(s): Perennial
Color(s): Burgundy, Pink
Spring/Summer Care: Shear in half in mid spring to control size/shape (if desired).
Autumn/Winter Care: Mow off the dead (leave any green) foliage in late winter.
Fertilizer Needs: A simple addition of some organic matter in spring should supply sufficient nutrients.