Penstemon - beardtongue
Penstemon are herbaceous perennials with spikes of tubular flower borne on attractive lance shaped leaves. These prairie natives are easy to grow and will tolerate some dappled shade – though full sun is best. They are drought and salt tolerant.

Flowers late summer to fall.

Height: 2′ – 4′

Width: 2′ – 3′

Watering and soil: Average well drained soil.

Exposure: Full sun is best.

Varieties: Dark Towers, Digitalis, Prairie Twilte, Red Ride Hood, Rock Candy Blu.

Image: Penstemon ‘Dark Towers’.

Category: Sun Perennials – Sun Plants – Sunny Plants – Penstemon near me – Beardtongue