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botanical name:
Penstemon 'Alice Hindley'
Penstemon 'Alice Hindley' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Plantaginaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.90m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
Large leaves and large tubular-bell shaped, pale lilac-blue flowers tinged mauve-pink and with white throats, mid-summer to mid-autumn

Fertile, well drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Apply a mulch before winter. Dead-head after flowering. Cut back old growth in spring, as the new shoots appear.

From cuttings. Non-flowering tip cuttings taken in late summer or early autumn are best, keep frost free over winter.

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