Purple Beardtongue (Penstemon Cobaea)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $6.00

Show-stopping spikes of loosely spaced white to violet to deep purple, 2 in. long tubular flowers atop erect stems. Flowers bloom in June and are larger than other penstemon flowers.
Native Environment: Glade
Culture: Grows easily in full sun with average, dry to dry well-drained soil.
Use: Use in perennial borders, cut flower gardens, native plant gardens and wildflower meadows.
Height: 12 to 24 inches
Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Color: Purple
Bloom Time: May
USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Average/Moderate
Nature Attracting: Hummingbird/Butterfly
Special Usage: Fresh Cut Flower
Tolerate: Deer, Drought, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil