Penstemon Osprey

Penstemon Osprey

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Penstemon Osprey - Description

Penstemon 'Osprey'
Common Name: Osprey Beardtongue
Other Names: None
Indoors or Outdoor: Outdoor
Size: 30-60 cm in height

Penstemon Osprey - Delivery

Delivery Info: This beautiful Penstemon Osprey plant will be carefully packaged and shipped directly to your doorstep. Please allow 5-7 business days for delivery.

Penstemon Osprey - Characteristics

Mature Size: 30-60 cm in height
Evergreen or Deciduous: Deciduous
Preferred Position: Full sun to partial shade
Shape - Plant Characteristics: Upright, clump-forming perennial with slender spikes of tubular, white flowers.
Hardy or Not Hardy: Hardy
Diseases: Generally resistant to common garden diseases.

Penstemon Osprey - Uses

Uses in Garden: Penstemon Osprey is perfect for adding a touch of elegance to your garden borders, rock gardens, or mixed perennial beds. It attracts pollinators like bees and butterflies and makes a lovely cut flower.

Penstemon Osprey - Characteristics


Preferred Planting Aspect: Prefers a sunny spot but can tolerate some light shade.
Is it Frost Hardy: Yes, it is frost hardy.
Fast or Slow Growing: Moderate growth rate.
Pruning Advice: Deadhead spent flowers to encourage continuous blooming and trim back in late winter to promote bushier growth.

Penstemon Osprey - Planting Instructions in an Irish Climate

Sowing Time: Start seeds indoors in late winter (February to March) or sow directly outdoors in late spring (April to May).

Instructions:

Trench Preparation: Prepare a well-draining garden bed by digging in plenty of compost or well-rotted organic matter. Ensure good drainage to prevent root rot.
Positioning of Plants: Space Penstemon Osprey plants about 30-45 cm apart to allow for proper air circulation.
Plant Spacing: Space your plants approximately 30-45 cm apart to allow for their mature size.
Pruning: Prune back the stems to about 15 cm in late winter to promote bushy growth and more flowering.
Facts About Penstemon Osprey

Penstemon Osprey, also known as Osprey Beardtongue, is a charming perennial that adds elegance and beauty to your garden. With its delicate spikes of tubular, white flowers, it's a favorite among pollinators and garden enthusiasts. This hardy plant is easy to care for and will thrive in your garden, bringing joy year after year.

Enhance your garden's beauty with Penstemon Osprey and enjoy its graceful presence throughout the seasons.
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