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Penstemon heterophyllus Panoche Strain

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Species Name: Penstemon heterophyllus Panoche Strain
Common Name: Panoche Strain Foothill Penstemon

Lovely small penstemon with bright blue-purple flowers in spring. Good for small sunny spaces. Very drought-tolerant.

Plant Family: Scrophulariaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 1-2' H 1-2' W
Growth Habit: Low, upright
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: Blue-purple
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Selected for the garden

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