beardtongue-firecracker

Botanical Name Penstemon eatonii A. Gray
Common Name Beardtongue 'Firecracker'
Plant Type Perennial (native)
Hardiness Zone
Height 2-4 ft.
Spread 1-2 ft.
Habit upright
Exposure part shade
Bloom Type May-Aug.
Bloom Color scarlet red
Flower showy
Autumn/Winter Intrest insignificant
Suggested Use butterfly garden, rain garden
Locations T3 Monarch Waystation
Notes A reliable performer even in tough, rocky, dry situations. It flowers for an extended period and attracts hummingbirds in droves.
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