Foxglove Beardtongue (Penstemon digitalis)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $5.00

A profusion of tubular, bright-white flowers on strong stems in May and June are magnets for many long-tongued bees. Used also by hummingbirds. Attractive seed pods are almost red in summer.  A hardy and versatile, long-lived beardtongue.


Native Environment: Wetland, Stream Edge

Height: 30 to 48 inches

Spread: 16 to 20 inches

Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials

Color: White

USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8

Sun Exposure: Full Sun/Medium Sun/Average Shade

Season of Interest: Mid (May - June)

Soil Moisture: Average/Moderate

Animal Resistance: Deer Resistant/Rabbit Resistant

Nature Attracting: Butterflies/Hummingbird/Songbird/Beneficial Insects

Special Usage: Fresh Cut Flower

Tolerate: Deer, Drought, Clay Soil, Dry Soil