Hairy Beard-tongue

Hairy Beard-tongue

Penstemon hirsutus 


A small more delicate cousin of P. digitalis with white lipped, light purple/pink  trumpet shaped flowers. Compact, long-blooming and excellent for dry rocky areas and naturalizing. Drought tolerant. Used extensively in prairie restoration plantings.

  • Characteristics

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 1-2 Feet

    Blooms: Jun to August

    Bloom Colour: Pink

  • Growth Conditions

    Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade

    Soil: Dry to Moist, Average & Sandy/Gravel Soil

    Habitat: Dry Meadows and Prairies

Pot Sizes

Nursery Location:

(Ignatius Jesuit Centre)

5420 Hwy 6 

Guelph ON 

N1H 6J2

Phone: 519-760-0055


Mailing Address:

2 Cassino Avenue

Guelph, ON

N1E 2H8

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