Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red'

Husker Red Beardtongue

Sturdy mound of leaves; garnet-red in spring, greener in summer. Good foliage effect in the border and in containers. Trumpet-shaped flowers white with a purple blush. Chosen plant of the year by the Perennial Plant Association in 1996.
Height: 24-36 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: June,July
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
Item # Crop Image Size Current
Inventory
20680.1G #1 1526

Plant Characteristics


Attributes
• Drought Tolerant
• Container
• Green Roof Semi Intensive
• Rain Garden Sun
Attracts Wildlife
• Attracts Butterflies
• Attracts Hummingbirds
• Attracts Pollinators
• Attracts Wildlife
Critter Resistance
• Deer Resistant
• Rabbit Resistant
Plant Habit
• Upright
Light Conditions
• Sun to Part Shade
Native Plant Community
• Mesic Prairie
Flower Color
• White
Flower Height
• 24" to 36"
Flower Type
• Raceme
Foliage Color
• Bronze
Leaf Texture
• Medium
Divide
• Every Third Year
Flower Form
• Single
Flower Size
• 3" to 6"
Growth Rate
• Average
Origin
• North America

Plant Characteristics


Attributes
• Drought Tolerant
• Container
• Green Roof Semi Intensive
• Rain Garden Sun
Attracts Wildlife
• Attracts Butterflies
• Attracts Hummingbirds
• Attracts Pollinators
• Attracts Wildlife
Critter Resistance
• Deer Resistant
• Rabbit Resistant
Plant Habit
• Upright
Light Conditions
• Sun to Part Shade
Native Plant Community
• Mesic Prairie
Flower Color
• White
Flower Height
• 24" to 36"
Flower Type
• Raceme
Foliage Color
• Bronze
Leaf Texture
• Medium
Divide
• Every Third Year
Flower Form
• Single
Flower Size
• 3" to 6"
Growth Rate
• Average
Origin
• North America