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Penstemon barrettiae, Barrett's Penstemon, another stunning Northwest Native Plant available at Sparrowhawk Native Plants Nursery in Portland, Oregon

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Penstemon barrettiae

Aka Barrett's Penstemon.  Grows in shady, dry, rocky places, often rooted on rock walls and cliffs. Endemic only to a small section of East Columbia Gorge. In home garden, place in rock wall, or between large stones with good drainage.

  • Size at maturity: 9"-15"
  • Canopy layer: groundcover
  • Light requirements: part sun / part shade
  • Moisture requirements: dry to moist, well-drained soil
  • Special features: supports hummingbirds
  • Bloom time: April to May

Photo Credit: Penstemon barrettiae [Ghent University Botanical Garden, Belgium]" by KHQ Flower Guide is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0