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Beardtongue

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Beardtongue

Penstemon coccineus

Easily grown average, dry to medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun. Avoid wet, poorly-drained soils.  

Growing Conditions

Height 12 to 18 inches
Light Requirements Full sun
Bloom time May to July
Zone 3 to 8

Additional Info

Root rot can occur in wet, poorly-drained soils.

Leaf spots are occasional problems

 

All info from Missouri Botanical Garden