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Penstemon digitalis - Foxglove Beardtongue

Sun Exposure: Sun, Part Sun

Soil Moisture: Medium, Medium-Dry

Soil Type: Sand, Loam, Loamy-Clay

Height: 2-3 feet

Spread: 2 feet

Blooms: May, June, July

Root: Fibrous

Habitat: Prairies, Woodland openings and borders, Thickets, Savannas

Landscape uses: Pollinator gardens, Meadow plantings, Naturalization

Complimentary Plants: Butterfly Milkweed, Golden Alexanders, Ohio Spiderwort

Wildlife Value: The tubular flowers of this plant attract long-tongued bees, including Honeybees, Bumblebees, Anthophorine bees, Miner bees, Mason bees, and large Leaf-Cutting bees

Seed Origin: Coldwater, ON (Wildflower Farm seed supplier)

Germination Code: C(30)

Penstemon digitalis - Foxglove Beardtongue

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  • Smooth Penstemon is our native Snapdragon. Lovely white flowers bloom on a long stem in spring and attract many types of small and medium sized bees. 

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