Beardtongue, Silverton

Silverton Penstemon

A mat forming penstemon also known as Blue Mat Penstemon. Native to  southwestern Colorado and northwestern New Mexico this low mound of fine silver-blue needle-like foliage will form short spikes of tubular lavender blue flowers late spring and summer.

 

PENSTEMON linarioides ssp. coloradoensis 'Silverton'
4
Low Mounding
Insignificant
Lavender Blue
Silvery Blue
8"-10"
8"-10"
Late Spring to Summer
Small
Full Sun
Moderate