Penstemon grandiflorus
“Large Beard Tongue”

 Penstemon grandiflorus “Large Beard Tongue”
photo: John P Weiser

A new native Penstemon from Texas. It grows upright to 3 ½’ tall with only a 10” spread. In Summer, it bears wands of lavender-blue, 1 1/2-2” flowers. Lovely silvery foliage too. This one likes it on the drier side so provide good drainage. Great for attracting hummingbirds & bumble bees!


 Avg.-Low water

USDA Zones 3-10