Their sweet scent is light and fresh. Late summer. The leaf is followed in spring by a pale orchid flower with a mottled interior. Penstemon 'Blackbird' has slender, rich burgundy flowers which tend to remain tubular and not open out at the lips. bloom   36 in. 061-190     Penstemon campanulatus 'Evelyn'        It was found by Sandra Tuffin of Uncommon Grounds in Toronto. Family: Plantaginaceae: Genus: Penstemon (PEN-stem-on) Species: pinifolius (pin-ee-FOH-lee-us) Cultivar: Mersea Yellow: 2 vendors have this plant for sale. Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Rose Pink flowers bloom   3-4 ft. x 2.5 ft. 061-135     Penstemon confertus     ( Yellow penstemon )      Summer to autumn. Sun, Part Shade, Shade     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Inconspicuous flowers Its narrow foliage is rich green. March to April bloom   8 ft. x 6 ft. 353-012     Platycodon grandiflorus 'Hakone Blue'     ( Balloon flower )      The delicate flowers are the perfect complement to many of the spring shade perennials. Late spring. Some say it is also more compact but it has attained six feet in our garden. They have bold mahogany chevron patches and red leaf stalks. A Great Plant Picks selection. Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Garnet Red flowers Summer to mid-autumn. The deer, however, will not overlook the foliage which is part of their browse in the wild. x 24 in. Spring blooms are tight terminal clusters of small pinkish flowers. sun     Zones 6, 7, 8, 9 April. The interior of the tubes are marked with burgundy guidelines. Panicles of fairly large two-lipped tubular flowers bloom atop the flowering stems. Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Rosy Purple flowers x 30 in. x 12 in. Favorite spring – blooming shrubs. bloom   12 in x 20 in. Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Red' is a clump-forming perennial that has dark green leaves densely covered with silvery hairs. Although it comes from mountainous slopes in Tennessee, North Carolina and northern Alabama, this hardy perennial has made itself at home in our garden here in Oregon. Sun     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Pink flowers This asiatic vine is well-known for its ability to cover large walls and for its brilliant, fiery, fall color. Broad, finely serrated foliage. John Mitchell, an 18th century American botanist, recorded the first botanical description of this plant genus; Carl Linnaeus included it in his landmark publication Species Plantarum in 1753. Young golden growth emerging on the stems and branches in early spring is a lovely sight. Summer to first frost. Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9, 10 Electric Blue flowers Midsummer to early autumn. Sun, Part Shade     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 White flowers x indefinite. Part Shade, Shade     Zones 5, 6, 7, 8 Dark Red flowers Sun     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Creamy Yellow flowers The foliage is lance-shaped and toothed along its margins. Dark, shiny serrated leaves show off the inch-long cotton-candy pink flowers perfectly. bloom   18 in. Panicles of fairly large two-lipped tubular flowers bloom atop the flowering stems. Sun, Part Shade     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Bright Rosy Pink flowers 373-014     Pulsatilla vulgaris     ( Pasque flower )      Phygelius 'Lemon Drop' produces yellow tubular flowers on a dwarf evergreen shrub. Polygonatum humile is a lovely woodland creeper. Primula 'Cowichan Cherry Pink' is a polyanthus type primula with long flowering blooms of velvety cherry pink. Sun, Part Shade     Zones 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Creamy White flowers They cover stems that root as they travel. bloom   Dwarf. SE Australia. This selection is indeed fragrant. (Polyanthus Group) Primula 'Cowichan Dark Maroon' has dark maroon flowers and the foliage is flushed with bronze. bloom   30 in. The evergreen foliage of Pieris japonica 'Variegata' is larger than that of Pieris 'Little Heath' with a varying cream colored edge around the glossy thick narrow leaves. Late summer. Early to midsummer. Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Pink flowers 063-012     Phlomis lanata        bloom   2.5 ft. x 2.5 ft. 061-282     Penstemon 'Rose Kissed'        Shade, Part Shade     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Sky Blue flowers On the outside the floral tube is rich coral pink fading to white from the lips to the base. Pulmonaria longifolia var. 606-006D4     Philadelphus 'Belle Etoile'     ( Mock orange )      Summer to autumn. Sun     Zones 6, 7, 8, 9 Violet Blue flowers We have a very large specimen of Polystichum setiferum 'Divisilobum' at our gate entrance which customers have long asked for. The broad shiny foliage is decidedly darker than any garden penstemon we have grown. bloom   3-4 ft. 301-008-1     Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'        We have been so pleased with it that we want others to enjoy its incredibly long bloom period which lasts into the fall. The large blooms are 1 inch wide with a 1 1/2-inch tube. bloom   12 in. bloom   3 ft. x 3 ft. 215-011D4     Phygelius 'Tredwidden Pink'        The tubular flowers are somewhat small - one-inch long and one-inch wide - but they are richly colored with vibrant magenta guidelines in their clean white throats. That is a shame because they are quite beautiful and are frequently requested. Summer to first frost. Sorry, this product is not currently available. bloom   4 ft. x 4 ft. 807-001     Pimpinella major 'Rosea'        Visitors are still "oohing and aahing" at the flowers in October. The flowers on Phygelius aequalis are a pale yellow. The top of the tube is blush red fading to peach at the mouth. Penstemon campanulatus is a tough evergreen shrublet. x 36 in. The evergreen rosettes are composed of somewhat rounded, lance-shaped leaves with toothed margins. Using Philadelphus microphyllus, which is less hardy but very fragrant, as one parent and the much hardier Philadelphus coronarius as the other, Lemoine was able to create this short, free-flowering shrub with exceptionally fragrant flowers. Blooms very late for us. bloom   6.5 ft. x 5 ft. 627-001-1     Physocarpus opulifolius 'Dart's Gold'        Foliage: Evergreen. Send by email Printer-friendly version. Penstemon pinifolius (Pineleaf Beardtongue) ... (‘Melon’) – blooms in late spring 8-10″ in height; ... Penstemon rostriflorus (Bridge’s Beardtongue) This species is an amazing bloomer, literally exploding into color in mid-summer with a hundreds of scarlet-orange tubular trumpets. Summer to autumn. It is the spring flowers that distinguish this - with a blue so rich and dazzling that we cannot produce enough for our visitors. Hi, Last fall, I bought four penstemon pineleaf plants and now can't remember which is which. Late summer. Early summer. Species. Dense whorls of lilac flowers are reminiscent of Dutch collars. Phlox paniculata 'Star Fire' produces dark green leaves and crimson red flowers. The plant explorer George Forrest found this candelabra primula in July 1913 in the mountains of the Chung-tien District in Yunan, China. Grape purple flowers in whorls up 3 ft. stems. Summer. ), Penstemon confertus     ( Yellow penstemon ), Penstemon heterophyllus 'Blue Springs'     ( Foothill penstemon ), Penstemon smallii     ( Small's penstemon ), Perovskia atriplicifolia     ( Russian sage ), Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Filigran'     ( Russian sage ), Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire' (PP11643)     ( Russian Sage ), Persicaria bistorta 'Superba'     ( Bistort ), Persicaria virginiana 'Painter's Palette', Philadelphus 'Belle Etoile'     ( Mock orange ), Philadelphus 'Innocence'     ( Mock Orange ), Philadelphus lemoinei 'Avalanche' (x)     ( Mock orange ), Philadelphus lemoinei 'Manteau de Hermine', Philadelphus lewisii 'Blizzard'     ( Mock orange ), Philadelphus microphyllus 'Charles Price', Philadelphus virginalis 'Minnesota Snowflake', Phlox subulata 'Allegheny Smoke'     ( Moss Phlox ), Phygelius 'Strawberry Blond'     ( Cape fuchsia ), Physocarpus 'Morning Star'     ( Ninebark ), Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diabolo'     ( Ninebark ), Physostegia virginiana 'Vivid'     ( Obedient plant ), Pieris japonica 'Compacta'     ( Japanese Andromeda ), Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'     ( Lily-of-the-valley bush ), Pieris japonica 'Prelude'     ( Lily-of-the-valley bush ), Pieris japonica 'Variegata'     ( Lily-of-the-vally bush ), Platycodon grandiflorus 'Hakone Blue'     ( Balloon flower ), Platycodon grandiflorus 'Hakone White'     ( Balloon flower ), Platycodon grandiflorus 'Sentimental Blue', Polemonium caeruleum     ( Jacob's ladder ), Polemonium caeruleum 'Album'     ( Jacob's ladder. Discover (and save!) We call this our first 'Kiss.' Penstemon 'Apple Blossom' boasts large, white-throated flowers that are clear pink on the outside and on the lips. Pulmonaria longifolia 'Bertram Anderson' is said to bloom a little later than the species. Penstemon 'Schooley's Coral' aka Penstemon x 'Schooley's Coral' Penstemon cardinalis.     Zone 5: -20 to -10 F / -28.8 to -23.4 C x 24 in. Spring to early summer. A Great Plant Picks selection. This ornamental grass was developed by Brent Horvath from Intrinsic Perennial Gardens in Illinois. 061-274 Penstemon pinifolius 'Melon' Sun Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Coral flowers This species of Penstemon has proven to be a favorite with rock gardeners throughout North America. Sun, Part Shade     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Lavender Blue flowers Shade, Part Shade     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Cobalt Blue flowers Podophyllum peltatum has formed a colony in our woodland garden. A Great Plant Picks selection. Summer to first frost. x 18 in. 407-001D4     Passiflora caerulea        Genus: Penstemon (PEN-stem-on) ( Info) Species: pinifolius (pin-ee-FOH-lee-us) ( Info) Cultivar: Melon. Penstemon are resistant to slugs and other pests and attractive to bees. x 4 ft. 133-003D4     Podophyllum pleianthum        bloom   3 ft. x 3 ft. 061-284     Penstemon 'Purple Giant'        Our friends at Xera Plants received this Mock orange from garden designers Withey and Price, Seattle area designers who found this plant in a garden they were redesigning. Summer. bloom   2-3 ft. x 2-3 ft. 058-003     Papaver orientale 'Turken Louis'     ( Oriental poppy )      107-011     Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Red'        Spring to summer. x 12 in. 'Melon' Nursery Availability In habit, the plant is upright and compact. The lower, 3-lobed lip has clear guidelines of pale lilac to attract insects into the flower nectaries. Lavender purple lips surround pristine white throats streaked with deep raspberry. Vigorous, long blooming, easy to grow and excellent for cut flowers. The shrub is densely branched with red-brown young stems. The balloon-like flower buds are always a treat when they begin to form. Spring. Small's penstemon is one of a limited number of penstemons that are not native to the western part of North America. July to August. The winter buds are less pink than 'Heather Bun' as well. Spring to summer. A lush compact perennial with very dense bloom spikes covered with vivid tricolor blooms. Shade, Part Shade     Zones 6, 7, 8, 9 Sun, Part Shade     Zones 5, 6, 7, 8 White flowers Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Rosy Red flowers Early summer. According to legend, Native Americans once used this plant as a versatile medicinal remedy. bloom   3 ft. 061-194     Penstemon 'Blackbird'        Summer to first frost. The rugged, puckered leaves with their bright central veins contribute to its "wild" look. 353-008     Platycodon grandiflorus 'Hakone White'     ( Balloon flower )      ), Papaver orientale 'Tango'     ( Oriental poppy ), Papaver orientale 'Turken Louis'     ( Oriental poppy ), Parthenocissus tricuspidata     ( Boston Ivy ), Paxistima myrsinites     ( Oregon boxwood ), Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'     ( Dwarf fountain grass. We grow purple clematis nearby to contrast sharply with the foliage. The rounded leaves are nicely splotched with silver on their apple green surfaces. June to first frost. Pinellia cordata has mottled foliage with fragrant, small, jack-in-the-pulpit flowers and fruits, both smelling like bubble gum. Surrounded by upright, green leaves lined with shimmering silver bristles, Papaver orientale 'Turken Louis' still has the power to attract even the most jaded of gardeners. x 24 in. x 10 in. Pachysandra terminalis 'Green Sheen' is especially attractive in the shade because, as the name implies, its four-inch leaves are glossy and bring amibient light into the shade. Spring bloom   3 ft.. x 30 in. It bears terminal clusters of small white flowers tinged in pink. (Polyanthus Group) We raised Primula 'Cowichan Yellow' from seed and admired its intense yellow blooms so much we put it in our gardens where visitors have seen it and asked for it. Philadelphus lewisii 'Blizzard' is a Canadian selection of our northwest native Mock orange that is said to be more winter hardy and more free flowering than the species. 3 ft. x 4 ft. 310-005     Polystichum neolobatum        Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Rose flowers It is densely shrubby in habit with attractive red brown new stems. We thank Peter James for pointing out the subtle distinction between this and Penstemon 'Firebird,' the name under which we originally knew this plant. Long blooming. Even so, do give Perovskia a. Unfortunately this “sport” wasn’t stable and the plant reverted to solid mango colored flowers. The apple green foliage will stay evergreen in milder climates. Summer to first frost. Early spring. Spring. 603-002D4     Punica granatum 'Toyosho'     ( Pomegranate )      Cascades of creamy white, plume-like inflorescences that are hard to resist. 065-121     Primula vulgaris 'Double White'     ( Common primrose )      Sun     Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Violet Blue flowers Phlox glaberimma 'Morris Berd' bears flowers in large panicles of rosy pink. We enjoy the way the cupped white flowers are echoed in the silvery white markings on the leaves, an effect which gave rise to the name. It is the first of all of our lungworts to bloom, continuing its flower show from March to May. Summer. Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Pink flowers Phygelius x rectus) 'African Queen' bears salmon-orange tubular flowers with yellow throats. x 38-40 in. bloom   3 ft. x 3 ft. 061-002     Penstemon 'Blue Midnight'        As a tribute, it has been named after the latter. Summer. x 2 ft. 061-207     Penstemon 'Catherine de la Mare'        bloom   3 ft. x 3 ft. 061-279     Penstemon richardsonii Pink Form        Sometimes we need a taller grass. This can be used to naturalize on banks in sun or part shade. The flowers truly are cobalt blue rising a foot above the ground. bloom   16 in. The flowers of Penstemon 'Joy' are a stunning rich salmon red with a white throat. Penstemon pinifolius 'Melon' Penstemon pinifolius 'Melon' Scientific Name: Penstemon Schmidel. Sun     Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Bright Rich Magenta flowers 065-069     Primula 'Wanda'        Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Pink flowers Summer to autumn. Sun     Zones 5, 6, 7, 8 Deep Purple flowers The small corymbs of little cupped flowers are plentiful. The color of the tube of each flower subtly becomes dark rose and white on its lower lip, giving each a delicate beauty. Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9 Pink flowers But that is not the end of its display. Summer to fall. It forms a low, bushy mound with green leaves that resemble pine needles. A Great Plant Picks selection. These emerge from unusual strands of buds that formed during the pervious summer and fall. bloom   8 in x 20 in. bloom   6 ft. x 6 ft. 426-016D4     Pieris japonica 'Prelude'     ( Lily-of-the-valley bush )      The tubular flowers appear in cymes at the upper leaf axils of the stems. Because it is self-seeding, it has not attained that honor, but, nonetheless, remains a special plant in our shade garden. Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping. Mid-spring to early summer. Although the individual flowers are small, the hummingbirds still love them. June to October. Forms dense mats of small evergreen foliage on reddish stems. The three-lobed leaves tend to become chartreuse in part shade but grow more brilliant in full light. The white flowered, inch-long bloom spikes, are held above the foliage. Some do not see the appeal of yet another purple penstemon. The flowers are arranged in 3 to 6 whorls on a stem with up to 18 flowers per whorl. bloom   3 ft. 302-001-1     Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'     ( Dwarf fountain grass. ) Summer to first frost. Filed Under: gardens. Sun, Part Shade     Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Rose Pink flowers In size, it lives up to its name, for it has grown quite wide and the amazing burgundy flowering stems are exceptionally tall. home | browse | products | | browse | products | 455-001-1     Pittosporum 'Garnettii'        Over the years, we have selected interesting penstemon seedlings that have distinct white throats and unusually colored lips. Its compact size, winter hardiness and evergreen foliage make it extremely useful. x indefinite. Wonderful, large, silky seed-heads are as attractive as the flowers. bloom   14 in. In other words, this plant both looks and is robust, producing a generous display of medium-sized tubular flowers all season. Shade to part shade, 4"-6" height. Penstemon 'Thorn' has coral-pink on the outer lip and lightly staining the inner lip of large white flowers. We combined this with Penstemon 'Mother of Pearl' and Knautia macedonica 'Ruby Star' to draw out the beauty of the tiny, dot-like, red inflorescences. From Europe. With some supplemental water and light dead-heading, this will repeat bloom later in the summer. (503) 543-7474    (503) 543-6933 (FAX) 279-023Qt     Pulmonaria longifolia var. 061-091     Penstemon smallii     ( Small's penstemon )      Early spring. The lower, 3-lobed lip has clear guidelines of pale lilac to attract insects into the flower nectaries. 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