beardtongue ‘Husker Red’


Botanical Name
Penstemon digitalis ‘Husker Red’
Common Name beardtongue ‘Husker Red’
Family Plantaginaceae
USDA Zone 3 to 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest All Seasons
Height and Spread
2-3ft x 1-2ft (60-90cm x 30-60cm)
Flower Color White
Attracts Wildlife
Hosts Butterfly Species, Attracts Butterflies and Long-tongued Bee Pollinators
Additional Information
Cultivated Form of a Plant Native to Chicago Region
Location in Lurie Garden
North Dark Plate, Southeast Dark Plate, Southwest Dark Plate, East Dark Plate