Penstemon ‘Schoenholzeri’ or Penstemon Firebird is also known as Penstemon hartwegii – Firebird, Penstemon rupicola – Ruby, Beard Tongue, or Beardtongue. It is a perennial from the Plantaginaceae family of plants. Penstemon ‘Schoenholzeri’ grows to about 80cm tall and produces bell-like flowers throughout summer. Penstemon ‘Schoenholzeri’ Firebird has red flowers that look beautiful in borders and add a lot of color to your garden.
Penstemon ‘Schoenholzeri’ likes the sun or partial shade and grows well in well-drained soil. Propagate by softwood cuttings in early summer, cut it back completely in winter for new growth next spring as it is a deciduous perennial.
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