Penstemon – Midnight Masquerade’

Garden Height
36 - 40
Spacing
28 - 32
Spread
28 - 32
Habit
Upright
Container Role
Thriller
Flower Size
Medium
Flower Colors
White
Light Code
Y
Light Level
Sun
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Features:

  • Drought Tolerant
  • Foliage Interest
  • Salt Tolerant

Attracts: Hummingbirds

Maintenance Notes:

This easy-to-grow perennial performs best in full sun and dry to average, well-drained soil. Mulch lightly in winter.

Maintenance Category: Easy

Water Category: Average

Bloom Time: Mid Summer

Hardiness Zones: 8b

Flower Form: Mass Planting

Soil PH Category: Neutral Soil

pH: B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method): 0.6

Fertilization: 150 - 200

Light Requirements: High

Water Requirements: Moderate to Moist

Rooting Out Temperature: 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature: 55 - 65° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature: 40 - 50° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information:

Early Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.

Finishing Times [weeks]:

4-5" and Quart Pot: 6-7
6" and Gallon Pot: 8-9
7-9" Pot: 9-10

Pinching and Growth Regulators:

Pinch at planting time and as needed to shape.

Pest and Disease Management:

General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.

Grower Tips:

Good air circulation and water drainage are important. Use a well drained soil mix.

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