Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red' Seeds (Foxglove Beardtongue)
Penstemon 'Husker Red'
(Foxglove Beardtongue)

400 seeds   $2.50              

Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red' has bronze-red foliage and airy spikes of pale pink flowers in June. The new spring foliage looks great with daffoldils and tulips. In the fall, it turns a warmer shade of red.

Penstemon 'Husker Red' was named Perennial Plant of the Year in 1996. It tolerates more moisture than most penstemon species. It prefers slightly moist, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade.

Also known as Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red Strain' and 'Mystica'. Hardy perennial in zones 3-9.

height 30"  spacing 12"                      

Sowing Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red' Seeds

Start penstemon seeds indoors in late winter. Barely cover the seeds with soil, then refrigerate for 4 weeks. Full sun.

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