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Upright Blue Penstemon – Penstemon virgatus


A long-blooming perennial with erect stems. Trumpet-shaped blossoms may be pinkish lavender, to violet or purple, with reddish purple nectar guides. Basal leaves are dark green and glossy, glossy, with narrow leaves on the stems.  Needs full sun, adapted to loose coarse loamy soils, tolerates heat and drought, avoid overly enriched soils in a garden Blooms June-July, 8-24in. tall.  Attracts hummingbirds, butterflies, and is of special value to native bees.

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