Blackbeard Beard-Tongue

Penstemon ‘Blackbeard’


Showy, dark purple foliage bears strong flower stems, lilac-purple flowers with white flaring tubes. Images courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.



Height: 28-34″

Spread: 24″

Light Needs: Full Sun

Hardiness Zone: 3

Foliage Colour: Dark Purple

Growth Habit: Upright, Spreading

Flower Colour: Lilac-Purple

Blooms: June to August

Key Features: Cut Flowers, Attracts Butterflies/Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant

Landscape Uses: Borders, Mass Planting, General Gardening