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Penstemon ‘X Mexicali’
(sold as Red Rocks)

Family: Plantaginaceae

Plant

Type: perennial

Forms: clumping, erect, open form

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 2 feet

Max width: 2 feet

Flower

pink, secondary color present

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, hummingbird, specific butterfly species

Plant part consumed by birds: nectar, seeds

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Landscape use: deer resistant

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: dry, moderate

  • Penstemon x mexicali 'red rocks' 2
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  • Penstemon x mexicali 'red rocks' 3
  • Penstemon x mexicali 'red rocks' 4
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  • Penstemon x mexicali 'red rocks'