Has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. (1993)
Good for pollinators
Common Name : penstemon 'Garnet'Family : PlantaginaceaeType : Herbaceous PerennialHabit : Clump-formingFlower colour : Deep PinkFlowering from : Juneto NovemberFoliage : Semi-evergreenFoliage colour : GreenSunlight : Full Sun / Part ShadeMoisture : Well-drainedSoil : Acid / Neutral / AlkalineSeason of interest : Summer - AutumnHardiness: Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters -15° to -10°
Synonym Penstemon ‘Andenken an Friedrich Hahn’.
‘Andenken an Friedrich Hahn’ is a bushy semi-evergreen perennial to 90cm in height, with narrow, dark foliage and erect racemes of tubular bell-shaped, deep wine-red flowers 3cm in length, marked white in the throat.