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HUSKER RED BEARDTONGUE

Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red'

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Perennial Plant of the Year

Hardiness Zone: 3-9   ·   Mature Height: 12-30 Inches   ·   Mature Spread: 15-18 Inches

Buy Husker Red Beardtongue online. Loaded with lots of showy white flowers in spring that contrast well with bright purple-bronze foliage. A unique accent plant. 1996 PERENNIAL PLANT OF THE YEAR

Family: Plantaginaceae · Common Name: Beardtongue

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  • A pre-applied, pre-measured amount of time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for up to one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
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HUSKER RED BEARDTONGUE Plant Characteristics

Flower Color*
White
Growth Rate*
Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Color Spring*
Burgundy/Crimson
Leaf Color Summer*
Burgundy/Crimson
Leaf Color Winter*
Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Type*
Semi-Evergreen
Plant Type*
Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
Spring Planting
Summer Planting
Propagation Methods*
Cuttings or Divisions
Exposure (Short)
Full Sun

1 review(s) for HUSKER RED BEARDTONGUE

  1. michelle - Jul 10, 2019
    Arlington, Texas (Hardiness Zone: 7)

    LOVE this specimen! (Especially the name, as Nebraska is my native home.) Drought tolerant once established; let it go to seed when blooming is finished and in a few years' time you'll have a bountiful area!

    The small white flowers bloom in succession, from the bottom of the stalk upwards, for WEEKS. Bees adore this Husker Red penstamon, and you will too!

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HUSKER RED BEARDTONGUE Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Penstemon is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer.