Scientific Name: Penstemon digitalis
Common Name: Beard Tongue
Hardiness Degree: -40°F (-40.0°C)
Blooming Season: Summer
Plant Habit: Mounded
Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Fertilize: None or when needed only
Spacing: 26" (66cm)
Height: 28 - 34" (71 - 86cm)
Width: 24" (61cm)
General Information: Perfect for landscape plantings with its deep eggplant purple leaves that keep their color all season.
Lilac purple flowers have white flowering tubes.
A hummingbird magnet!
Named for the famous black-bearded pirate, this perennial has incredibly dark, eggplant purple foliage. Dark purple flower stems hold its lilac-purple flowers with white flaring tubes. Stays strictly upright all season long.
Protection Information: PP30,052
(Flowering Only License)