Penstemon digitalis (Foxglove Beardtongue)
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Penstemon digitalis

Foxglove Beardtongue

Small white tubular flowers with faint purple veins that attract butterflies, bees and parasitic wasps. Prefers dry soils

Height: 18-24 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Characteristics & Attributes for Penstemon digitalis

Attributes

Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Fall Color
Green Roof Semi Intensive
Rain Garden Sun

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Wildlife

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Plant Habit

Upright

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Native Plant Community

Dry Prairie
Mesic Prairie
Savanna

Bloom Time

May
June

Flower Color

White

Flower Hue

Medium

Flower Height

3' to 4'

Flower Type

Tubular

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Prune Time

Jan/Feb/March

Flower Form

Single

Growth Rate

Fast