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Firecracker penstemon (Penstemon eatoni)

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Noelle Johnson Landscape Consulting added this to Great Design Plant: Firecracker Penstemon
Botanical name: Penstemon eatoniiCommon name: Firecracker penstemonOrigin: Native to arid regions of the American SouthwestUSDA zones: 5 to 9 (find your zone) Water requirement: LowLight requirement: Full sunMature size: 1 to 2 feet wide and 2 feet tall when in flowerBenefits and tolerances: Drought tolerant but does best with supplemental watering; attracts hummingbirds Seasonal interest: Orange-red flowers appear in winter and continue through late spring; in cooler climates it will bloom during the summer.When to plant: Plant seeds or container plants in fall.

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sept090206ed added this to sept090206ed's Ideas
June 28, 2014
Color
Landsystems & Associates added this to Wildlife Gardens
May 28, 2014
Hummingbird on Firecracker penstemon
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May 12, 2014
Gigisounders
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March 27, 2014
Botanical name: Penstemon eatonii Common name: Firecracker penstemon Origin: Native to arid regions of the American Southwest USDA zones: 5 to 9 (find your zone) Water requirement: Low Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 1 to 2 feet wide and 2 feet tall when in flower Benefits and tolerances: Drought tolerant but does best with supplemental watering; attracts hummingbirds Seasonal interest: Orange-red flowers appear in winter and continue through late spring; in cooler climates it will bloom during the summer. When to plant: Plant seeds or container plants in fall.
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February 12, 2014
Firecracker Penstemon
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December 6, 2013
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Mindy Bates added this to outdoor
November 18, 2013
Firecracker penstemon
jagnicholas added this to Yard Art Idea Book
November 13, 2013
For future reference
willydk9 added this to Landscape Ideas
August 4, 2013
for hummingbirds
atmyspace23 added this to landscapes for me
July 4, 2013
attracts hummingbirds & bees
chris1125 added this to chris1125's ideas
June 20, 2013
land
something for bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Vine along fence view from dining window?
Michelle Byers added this to Landscape Ideas
May 30, 2013
Great one for dry full sun
brkkcook added this to brkkcook's ideas
May 15, 2013
Really want to try this in my garden! So many benefits especially attracting hummingbirds!
Annie Thornton added this to bring wildlife
May 15, 2013
Firecracker Penstemonhummingbirds and bees5 to 9winter through late spring (hot climates) through summer (cooler climates)
Peggy Papadatos added this to Living Room Ideas
May 15, 2013
A WONDERFUL BLESSING WENSDAY TO MY FAMILY :
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May 12, 2013
Boulder garden
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April 27, 2013
Botanical name: Penstemon eatonii Common name: Firecracker penstemon Origin: Native to arid regions of the American Southwest USDA zones: 5 to 9 (find your zone) Water requirement: Low Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 1 to 2 feet wide and 2 feet tall when in flower Benefits and tolerances: Drought tolerant but does best with supplemental watering; attracts hummingbirds
spfiles2 added this to spfiles2's Ideas
April 10, 2013
Plants for Texas
Rohan Vajpeyi added this to rohan_vajpeyi's Ideas
April 7, 2013
Loved
Allen Bell added this to allen_bell's ideas
April 6, 2013
love the color on this Penstemon
julie546 added this to julie546's ideas
March 27, 2013
hummingbird
esommers added this to esommers's ideas
March 20, 2013
attracts hummingbirds: penstemon
Michelle Sharp_Fehrenbach added this to Landscape
March 19, 2013
firecrackers
divascks added this to divascks's Ideas
March 16, 2013
Plant this!
bettlynn added this to bettlynn's ideas
March 16, 2013
Color and use as a bed plant
Maggie Moo added this to Plants/Balcony
March 6, 2013
Full Sun, low water. PERFECT.
craw8400 added this to craw8400's Ideas
February 23, 2013
Plants
kateygar added this to outdoors
February 23, 2013
red flowers
goliadcowgirl added this to Outdoor ideas
February 22, 2013
Firecracker plant. Place by gate at entrance to the ranch.
Bonnie Fulton added this to Garden ideas
February 22, 2013
Colour
ehaas123 added this to ehaas123's ideas
February 22, 2013
penstemon eatonii firecracker penstemon
garzie9 added this to garzie9's Ideas
February 21, 2013
Great plant
milehighmonty added this to milehighmonty's ideas
February 21, 2013
Botanical name: Penstemon eatonii Common name: Firecracker penstemon Origin: Native to arid regions of the American Southwest USDA zones: 5 to 9 (find your zone) Water requirement: Low Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 1 to 2 feet wide and 2 feet tall when in flower Benefits and tolerances: Drought tolerant but does best with supplemental watering; attracts hummingbirds Seasonal interest: Orange-red flowers appear in winter and continue through late spring; in cooler climates it will bloom during the summer. When to plant: Plant seeds or container plants in fall.
acooper101 added this to acooper101's ideas
February 20, 2013
firecracker penstemon
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February 20, 2013
Hummingbird plants
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February 20, 2013
firecracker pensternon
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February 20, 2013
firecracker penstemon
Mark Loucks added this to mark_loucks's ideas
February 20, 2013
bee
felizlady added this to hermosos
February 20, 2013
Penstemon
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February 20, 2013
Great for the community?
janket added this to outside
February 20, 2013
Penstemon eatonii flower and bee
brooklyngardener added this to Gardens
February 20, 2013
Pass by any landscape that has firecracker penstemon (Penstemon eatonii) and you can't help but be drawn in by its vibrant orange-red blooms. Native to arid regions of the American Southwest, this beautiful, low-maintenance perennial brings a welcome splash of color to brighten a winter landscape, continuing into spring. by Noelle Johnson Landscape Consulting Add to ideabook by Noelle Johnson Landscape Consulting by Noelle Johnson Landscape Consulting Botanical name: Penstemon eatonii Common name: Firecracker penstemon Origin: Native to arid regions of the American Southwest USDA zones: 5 to 9 (find your zone) Water requirement: Low Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 1 to 2 feet wide and 2 feet tall when in flower Benefits and tolerances: Drought tolerant but does best with supplemental watering; attracts hummingbirds Seasonal interest: Orange-red flowers appear in winter and continue through late spring; in cooler climates it will bloom during the summer. When to plant: Plant seeds or container plants in fall.
Teresa Wagnon added this to teresa_wagnon's ideas
February 20, 2013
Botanical name: Penstemon eatonii, commonly known as Firecracker Penstemon. Native to arid regions of the Southwest. USDA zones: 5 to 9. Loves the sun, low water requirements.
lizrobin added this to lizrobin's ideas
February 20, 2013
Firecracker penstemon
gale28 added this to outside
February 20, 2013
WINTER INTREST AND HEAT TOL
pvanhouten added this to pvanhouten's ideas
February 20, 2013
Front flowers
Paul Brown added this to paul_brown's ideas
February 20, 2013
No maintenance
wlo0881 added this to wlo0881's ideas
February 20, 2013
I like this plant in our zone
desertrat838383 added this to desertrat838383's ideas
February 19, 2013
tropical look with palms
andemallory added this to ande's place
February 19, 2013
Must for winter garden
karim5156 added this to karim5156's ideas
February 19, 2013
p1
akathyj added this to 1723
February 18, 2013
Drought resistant perineal
mmk0513 added this to Landscaping
February 18, 2013
Winter flowers
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