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Item ID: 1243
Genus: Penstemon
Plant Lists: California Natives, Deer Resistant, Summer bloomers, Drought Tolerant, Hot and Dry Climates, Plants For Cutting, Wild Life, Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Plant Type: Flowering
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Penstemon eatonii
“Firecracker Penstemon”

Penstemon eatonii “Firecracker Penstemon” Penstemon eatonii “Firecracker Penstemon”

Few plants make such a show as a well-grown specimen of “Firecracker Penstemon.” Native to the Southwest & into California, Penstemon eatonii grows 2 to 3 ft. tall x 1’ wide & bears, in late Spring brilliant red, tubular flowers loved by hummingbirds. The leaves are large & leathery. Good drainage is a necessity as well as fairly dry conditions in Summer. Hardy to 18 degrees F.


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Full Sun
Low Water

Perennial
USDA Zones 8-10

Item ID: 1243
Genus: Penstemon
Plant Lists: California Natives, Deer Resistant, Summer bloomers, Drought Tolerant, Hot and Dry Climates, Plants For Cutting, Wild Life, Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Plant Type: Flowering