Penstemon x barbatus 'Prairie Dusk'
Penstemon x barbatus 'Prairie Dusk'
Beard Tongue
Tall, vivid purple, tubular blooms appear all summer and are a favorite of hummingbirds. It is drought tolerant, deer resistant, and easy to grow. Remove spent flowers for best re-bloom. (Perennial)
Bloom time Size Exposure
Summer 3' tall x 2' wide Sun 
Hardiness Zone:3,4,5,6,7,8,9
zone map Cold Hardy to -40° to -30°F
Attracts Bees Attracts BeesAttracts Butterflies Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds Attracts HummingbirdsDeer Resistant Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant Drought TolerantGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Long Blooming or Repeat Blooming Long Blooming or Repeat Blooming