Plant of the Month: April 2012

Palmer’s Penstemon Penstemon palmeri   Plant Form: Perennial Water Use: Very Low Mature Size: 4’ tall, 3’ wide Exposure: Full Sun Bloom Time: April-June Native to: So. Calif., to Arizona & Utah Hardiness: Cold Hardy -10° F to 0° F   Penstemons are a group of showy perennial herbs that bring bright color to gardens while attracting hummingbirds and butterflies. This fragrant pink Penstemon is a real showstopper. Palmer’s Penstemon thrives in the hottest, harshest conditions, is naturally drought-tolerant, and […]