1606 N 600 Rd, Baldwin City, 66006

hairy beardtongue

Penstemon hirsutus

Open clusters of trumpet-shaped, lavender flowers. Early bloom time and hairy stems distinguish it from other beardtongues. Prefers medium-wet to dry soils and adapts to most light conditions.

Attracts bumblebees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Larval host to a variety of checkerspot butterflies