Penstemon 'Riding Hood'® Red℗

Penstemon 'Riding Hood'® Red℗

Red Riding Hood has good basal branching and thick glossy leaves. This striking novelty offers a superb garden and container performance. It has a deep red perpetual flowering all summer and a scarlet bell shaped flower covesr the slender stems. It can be left in bed for garden décor or used as cut flower.

Final garden height is 60cm/24". We recommend selling in 1L\quart during bedding plant season or right after it. Potting takes place from July through January. Red Riding Hood is hardy USDA 5 zone and it is also drought tolerant. 

Plant Characteristics

Growth HabitUpright
1st Year FloweringYes
Plant Height60 CM
Flowering PeriodSummer
Flower ColorRed

Plant Growth

Planting TimeSpring
Light ExposureFull Sun
Growing Temp (°C)16 (night), 20 (day)
Propagation UnitsRooted Cuttings, Unrooted Cuttings
Available AsConventional
Sales AreaEU, North America – URC Only
Quantity Per Bag100
Lead Time6 Weeks
Tray153 cells,50 cells
Pinched RC PlantYes

Box Dimensions: 30x50x37 cm.
· All goods are supplied as CPT terms.
· Minimum quantity per shipment of RC's or seedlings: 25 trays. No less than 1 tray per variety.


Recommended Pot Sizes (for retailers) Weeks Product Status
1L 6-8


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