Botanical Name: Penstemon palmeri
Native: Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah
Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 4-9
Plant Dimensions: 4'–5' tall
Variety Information: Pink, 1" tubular flowers with red lines on the interior
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom Period: Spring to summer
Attributes: Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant
When to Sow Outside: 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost date or late fall.
When to Start Inside: 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost date. Germinates best in cooler soils (near 55°F).
Days to Emerge: 14–35 days
Seed Depth: ⅛"
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 12" – 18"
Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 12" – 18"