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Penstemon ovatus

Common name broad-leaved penstemon
Family plantaginaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z3-8)
Flowers blue
Size 12-40"
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes well-drained soil
From seed germinate at cold conditions
detailed seed-starting info below

Native to the American northwest, this species is found at lower elevations, and appreciates more moisture than most penstemons.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '08 trade. Baggy 35F (66%G, 43-73d)
  2. Seed from '11 trade. Baggy 35F (49%G, 6-9w)

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