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Penstemon ‘Firebird’

For sale by Northbrook Nursery

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Ht 80cm
Full sun

Penstemon ‘Firebird’ | Broadstone, Poole, BH18
Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Penstemon ‘Firebird’

Common names

Beard tongue


Penstemon ‘Firebird’ (Beard tongue). This penstemon is also known as Penstemon 'Schoenholzeri' and has narrow leaves and panicles of tubular bell-shaped crimson flowers, the throats of which are striped red on white.


Grow in full sun, in a sheltered position and protect from winter wet with an autumn mulch of organic matter.

Interest and use

Grown for its pretty flowers, which attract bees.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Penstemon ‘Firebird’ | Beckenham, Greater London, BR3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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