Beardtongue - Hairy (Penstemon hirsutus)
Open clusters of trumpet-shaped, lavender flowers bloom from late May to late June, attracting bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Plants typically are 1-2’ tall and grow well in medium-wet to dry soils.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial, Shade
Soil Moisture - Medium-Wet, Medium, Medium-Dry, Dry
Height - 18 inches
Bloom Time - May, June
Bloom Color - Purple
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.