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Penstemon cobaea- Purple Beardtongue

Penstemon cobaea- Purple Beardtongue

Perennial growing up to 2 feet. Grows in full sun and dry to medium soils; plants tolerate drought and dry soil. Showy tubular purple flowers open in May and attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Foliage is resistant to deer.


Species: Penstemon cobaea

Plantain Family: Plantaginaceae

Other common names: Cobaea beardtongue, Large-flowered Penstemon

  • FYI

    In order to allow our customers to search our website for native plants by bloom season and light requirements, included are "product options" for each species. Those option appear here as selections you may choose; please be assured the plants will flourish under each of the light conditions listed and will bloom during the months listed in the description.

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