Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red'
Create a dramatic accent with the deep burgundy foliage of this tough and reliable bloomer. Place among bright leafed plants to accentuate deep spring color. Performs better than others in hot, humid summers and wet winters. Hummingbirds love the showy spikes of white flowers. An herbaceous perennial. Sold in one gallon container.
Watering Needs: Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Plant type: Perennial
Sunset climate zones: 1 - 9, 14 - 24
Growth habit: Mounding, Upright
Growth rate: Fast
Average landscape size: Fast growing; reaches 30 to 36 in. tall, 12 in. wide.