Puriri Lane | Penstemon Digitalis | Huskers Red
Puriri Lane | Penstemon Digitalis | Huskers Red
Puriri Lane | Penstemon Digitalis | Huskers Red

Penstemon digitalis | Huskers Red

Regular price$17.00
Tax included.

This award winning perennial has deep wine red stems that have large bell shaped white flowers with a dusting of light pink that are approximately 2.5cm in length.

The flower stems stand tall above the striking lush foliage which is lance shaped and stained red in colour. Huskers Red is a versatile perennial and also makes a fabulous cut flower. 

Flowering is from late spring through to early summer, this Penstemon grows vigorously  with flower stems to about 75-80cm with a spread of about 45cm wide. 

Adds great vertical interest to the garden and provides both a bold and striking display in garden borders and is the perfect choice for the cottage garden. Also great in coastal gardens and rock gardens

Best grown in full sun in dry to medium moisture soils.  Drought tolerant once established.  Dislikes wet feet so drainage is key. Penstemons need barely any moisture once established and no fertiliser. Attracts butterflies to the garden.

Perennial | Evergreen | May self sow if happy.

Height with flower stems to about 80cm x approximately 45cm Wide

Plant size PB2 | Equivalent 1.2 litres

We have updated our shipping rates:
Depending on the number of plants you are ordering the cost of freight will vary as indicated by the shipping rates below.
  • Auckland City | $12 minimum
  • Middle North Island | $15 minimum
  • Rest of North Island | $16 minimum
  • South Island | $25 minimum
Please note... Shipping to South Island is applied as Economy by default. If you wish to upgrade your order to overnight courier, please add this to the note section of your order or get in touch with us and we will contact you with the price difference and await your confirmation.
If your order exceeds shipping rates (Shipping rates are calculated to 24kg maximum = approx. 24 x 1 Litre sized plants), please contact us for assistance at hello@puririlaneaddenbrooke.co.nz to organize shipping arrangements.
    For smaller items such as moon calendars, books, cards, stationery and other items can be sent for a lesser rate which will be automatically applied, which you will see at checkout.

    Upon checking out, the freight charged is applied based on weight and your location, including rural destinations.

    • All of our orders are dispatched using NZ Post which is a fully tracked service   
    • Our freight is calculated by weight and volume.  For plant orders, you may wish to order the maximum number of plants that will fit in a box to make freight more cost-effective or perhaps share an order with a friend
    • Plant orders will only be dispatched on Monday's and Tuesday's this will ensure that your order is not held in a depot over the weekend
    • All parcels are set at "Authority to leave" which means if you're not home at the time of delivery the courier will leave your parcel in a safe place on your property
    • Most NZ Post deliveries are a two-day service with the exception of rural and South Island delivery which may add up to two days. 


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