Husker’s Red Beard-Tongue

Penstemon digitalis ‘Husker Red’


Attractive upright clumps of maroon-red foliage with dark green underlay. White flowers with a tinge of pink are borne on strong stems. 1996 Perennial of the Year.



Height: 30-36″

Spread: 24″

Light Needs: Full Sun

Hardiness Zone: 3

Foliage Colour: Maroon-Red

Growth Habit: Upright, Spreading

Flower Colour: White-Pink

Blooms: June to August

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

Landscape Uses: Borders, Mass Planting, General Gardening