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Beardtongues - PENSTEMON 'Burgundy'

Beardtongues - PENSTEMON 'Burgundy'

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Introducing Beardtongues 'Burgundy' (Penstemon), an elegant and vibrant perennial that adds a splash of rich colour to your British garden. This cultivar, 'Burgundy,' is celebrated for its tall spikes of tubular, trumpet-shaped flowers in a deep, velvety burgundy hue. With its striking presence and graceful form, this Penstemon variety becomes a focal point in borders, cottage gardens, or as part of a pollinator-friendly planting scheme. Bring a touch of sophistication to your garden with the captivating allure of Beardtongues 'Burgundy.'

The 'Burgundy' cultivar of Penstemon features lance-shaped, semi-evergreen foliage that provides a verdant backdrop even when the plant is not in bloom. Its profuse flowering, typically in late spring to early summer, attracts pollinators, making it a valuable addition to support local biodiversity. This perennial's upright growth habit and robust nature make it suitable for various garden settings.

• Botanical Name: Penstemon 'Burgundy'
• Common Name: Beardtongues
• Hardiness Zone: 5-9
• Mature Height: 60-90 cm (24-36 inches)
• Mature Spread: 45-60 cm (18-24 inches)
• Exposure: Full sun to partial shade
• Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer
• Bloom Colour: Burgundy
• Foliage: Lance-shaped, semi-evergreen
• Growth Habit: Upright, clumping
• Growth Rate: Moderate
• Soil Requirements: Well-draining, fertile soil
• Watering Needs: Average; prefers regular moisture.
• Maintenance: Low; deadhead spent flowers to encourage reblooming
• Uses: Borders, cottage gardens, pollinator gardens
• Special Features: Attracts pollinators, long-lasting blooms.

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