'Carillo Purple' Beardtongue

Penstemon x mexicali 'Carillo Purple'

Spikes bearing rich purple bells rise above glossy green foliage in late spring and summer.

Sunlight Exposure:Full Sun
Plant Attributes:U.S. Native

Plant Type(s): Perennial

Color(s): Purple

  • Plant Height: 15" - 18"
  • Plant Width: 10" - 12"
  • Hardy Zones: 6 - 9

Spring/Summer Care: Remove spent blossoms to encourage rebloom.

Autumn/Winter Care: Mow off the dead (leave any green) foliage in late winter.

Fertilizer Needs: A simple addition of some organic matter in spring should supply sufficient nutrients.