SHADOW MOUNTAIN® penstemon

Penstemon x mexicali 'Psmyers'

Shadow Mountain penstemon, Penstemon x mexicali \'Psmeyers\', Plant Select
Lavender-blue cousin to RED ROCKS Penstemon blooms from late spring through the summer. Very adaptable. Perennial. Read more here.

Tips from the pros: Deadhead in order to prolong bloom. Seedlings are often not true to variety color, so pull (if desired). Thrives in disturbed soils - aerate surrounding soil with push aerator or spading fork from time to time.
Plant Type Perennial
Height 18-24 inches
Width 14-18 inches
Flowering Season May to September
Flower Color Lavender
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate to dry
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4b-8
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination Yes
Winter Interest No
North American Native Yes
Year Introduced 2007