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Penstemon (Beard-Tongue) digitalis 'Husker Red' (Husker Red Beard-Tongue)

A clump-forming perennial featuring white, tubular flowers on upright, rigid stems from April through June. Lance-shaped, maroon leaves. 1996 PPA Plant of the Year. No serious insect or disease problems, but can suffer from root rot in wet, poorly-drained soils. Mass in a sunny border, or use in pots or containers for texture.

  • Height: 24"-36"
  • Spread: 12"-18"
  • Exposure:
  • Attracts Birds
    Rabbit Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Deer Resistant
  • Fragrant
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Shade
  • Wet Soils