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Penstemon Apple Blossom

Penstemon Apple Blossom

Regular price £6.00 GBP
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The slender, erect stems of Penstemon 'Apple Blossom' rise from a basal rosette of narrow, lance-shaped leaves, creating an elegant silhouette in the garden. These leaves are typically a rich green, providing a verdant backdrop to the pastel-colored flowers. The blossoms themselves are a delicate shade of pink, with hints of blush and white, evoking the tender beauty of springtime blooms. Each tubular flower is adorned with intricate markings and delicate veins, adding to its allure.

This cultivar typically blooms from late spring through summer, attracting pollinators such as bees and butterflies with its abundant nectar reserves. The flowers are borne in dense spikes atop the sturdy stems, creating a striking display in borders, rock gardens, or containers. Penstemon 'Apple Blossom' is known for its resilience and adaptability, thriving in a variety of soil types and tolerating drought once established.

Gardeners appreciate Penstemon 'Apple Blossom' for its low maintenance requirements and extended bloom period. Regular deadheading can prolong flowering and maintain the plant's neat appearance. Additionally, dividing clumps every few years can rejuvenate older plants and promote vigorous growth.

With its delicate beauty and easy-going nature, Penstemon 'Apple Blossom' adds a touch of elegance and charm to any garden setting, earning its place as a beloved perennial favorite among garden enthusiasts.

Penstemon 'Apple Blossom' can vary slightly depending on growing conditions, but typically, this perennial plant reaches a height of about 12 to 18 inches (30 to 45 centimeters) and spreads to approximately 12 to 24 inches (30 to 60 centimeters). The flower spikes can extend above the foliage, reaching heights of up to 24 inches (60 centimeters), showcasing the beautiful tubular blossoms. The overall compact growth habit of 'Apple Blossom' makes it suitable for smaller garden spaces, borders, or containers, where its delicate beauty can be appreciated up close.

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