Sun: Full to partial

Moisture: Medium-dry to medium-wet

Height: 3'

Bloom Time: August-September

Bloom Color: Pink-tinged white

Genotype: Superior Township, Washtenw County.


This graceful plant adds a fresh, elegant note to gardens. A range of long-tongued native bees visit the tubular flowers, and the plant is a host for the Chalcedony Midget moth. The Xerces Society recommends this species as "highly attractive to pollinators" in the Great Lakes region.

Penstemon digitalis (Foxglove Beardtongue)