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Botanical name: Penstemon 'King George V'
Other names: Penstemon 'King George V'
Variety or cultivar: 'King George V' _ 'King George V' is a semi-evergreen perennial. It has leafy upright stems and from late-summer to mid-autumn, bears racemes of bright-red, nodding, bell-shaped flowers with white markings in their throats.
Penstemon 'King George V' is: Semi evergreen
Flower: Bright-red in Summer; Bright-red in Autumn
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Habit: Upright, Bushy
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Propagation methods: Division, Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Penstemon 'King George V' (Penstemon 'King George V') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wildlife
Cultivation: Plant in free-draining soil in a sunny position or light shade.
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|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
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