Penstemon Ice Cream Blackberry

Penstemon Ice Cream Blackberry

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Fewer plants are more reliable than the Penstemon, and the Penstemon Ice Cream Blackberry variety is no exception. Celebrated for their hardiness, slug damage resistance and excellent tolerance to most weather conditions, these fantastic specimens make a delightfully low maintenance addition to any border. Like other Penstemon varieties, it produces lush, glossy foliage and orderly clusters of tubular flowers on a tall stalk. These bell-shaped blooms have deep violet petals with distinctive white markings their throats, and will emit a subtly sweet fragrance making them truly perfect plants for bees! The ideal addition to any wildlife garden, the Penstemon Ice Cream Blackberry look exquisite when planted informally alongside other woodland style plants for a beautiful cottage garden display. Grows to a mature height of 60-70cm. UK grown 3cm jumbo plug plants supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour RED
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
How Supplied 3cm Jumbo Plug Plants
Delivery Delivery within 21 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 21 days

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

RED

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

3cm Jumbo Plug Plants

Flowering Time

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Available to buy

  • J
  • F
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Plant Size

Mature Height 75cm
Mature Spread 50cm
Plant Spacing 50cm
Plant Spacing

50cm

Mature Height

75cm

Mature Spread

50cm

Planting Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the plug
Soil Type Well drained, humus rich soil.
Planting

Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the plug

Soil Type

Well drained, humus rich soil.

Pot on for a while or plant out straight away. They will thrive anywhere in any conditions, drought or flood in sun or partial shade.
In frost prone areas provide a winter mulch.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour RED
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    How Supplied 3cm Jumbo Plug Plants
    Delivery Delivery within 21 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    3cm Jumbo Plug Plants

    Delivery within 21 days

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    RED

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 75cm
    Mature Spread 50cm
    Plant Spacing 50cm
    Mature Height

    75cm

    Mature Spread

    50cm

    Plant Spacing

    50cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the plug

    Soil Type

    Well drained, humus rich soil.

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Pot on for a while or plant out straight away. They will thrive anywhere in any conditions, drought or flood in sun or partial shade.
    In frost prone areas provide a winter mulch.