Penstemon barbatus
Plants of the Southwest

Penstemon barbatus

Scarlet Bugler

Brilliant scarlet flowers borne in profusion on 2-4 ft. stalks. Hummingbirds love Scarlet Bugler. Blooms in spring and, sparsely, in fall. Needs well-drained soil. Sow in fall or cold stratify 1 month. Zones 3-8.

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