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Penstemon Compact Mix

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PENSTEMON BARBATUS PRAECOX

PACKETS CONTAIN 50 SEEDS

Dwarf tubular flowers in a mix of clear colours including pink, rose, blue and violet-mauve.

Great for cut flowers, in the border and large containers. Long blooming they are stunning when mass planted. Prefers a light to medium well-drained soil in an open sunny position.

Method

Prior to sowing; Moist stratification for 2 months. If your winter is cold enough I recommend sowing them direct,

Sow direct or raise Seedlings

Sowing Depth Surface Sow and press lightly into soil Media. Soil media needs to be sandy and have good drainage.
When to sow in Australia

 Tropical: Winter 

Sub- tropical: Winter 

Temperate: Winter and Spring

Cold: Late Winter and Spring 

Germination Seeds germinate very irregularly over a long period. Lower temperatures of less than 5°C are very effective.
Plant Spacing 30cm
Height 20-25cm
Position Full sun