Rock Garden Plants
Penstemon  versicolor Pennell   
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Penstemon  versicolor Pennell 
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Colorado
dry, rocky slopes
Description glabrous, glaucous, leaves thick, the basal obovate, 3-4cm long, stem leaves cordate-amplexicaule, ovate, acuminate, 3-5cm, sepals 5-6mm, ovate, corolla 2cm long, glabrous
Size20-35cm
Colorrose, blue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
Bibliography
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Picture Picture
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý