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Penstemon, Palmers
Penstemon, Palmers

Penstemon, Palmers

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Penstemon palmeri

The Grandpappy of Idaho penstemons!

Stunning native perennial with glorious spikes of pale purple snapdragon-like flowers that have a sweet scent and are beloved by bumble bees. This low-water and low-care plant thrives in poor soil. The largest Idaho native penstemon, reaching over 3' tall when in flower.

For more information about growing this plant, visit the USDA plant guide.

Plant in fall or early spring for best germination.

Seeds were sustainably wildcrafted in the Great Basin by Kyle and friends at Native-Seed Company.

Directions: Sow seeds in fall or winter. Or, put seeds in moist paper towel in refrigerator for 6-8 weeks before planting in spring.

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