This is one of the most popular of the Penstemons. Drought tolerant and deer resistant, it also attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Makes a great perennial border, good in a naturalized area and as cut.

Plant Uses & Characteristics

  • Height- 30-36 in.
  • Spread- 12-18 in.
  • Foliage Color- Red/green
  • Flower Color- White
  • Flowering Period: Summer
  • Accent- Attractive to pollinators, attractive foliage.

Growing Conditions

  • ​​Sun Exposure- Full sun
  • Hardiness Zone- 4-9
  • Growth Rate- Fast

Husker Red Penstemon
Penstemon digitalis ‘Husker Red’