Penstemon barbatus 'Elfin Pink'
Also called Bearded Penstemon
More About Penstemon barbatus 'Elfin Pink'
- Mid-pink, two-lipped, tubular flowers
- Flowers form clusters on dark stems
- Lance-shaped to ovate, medium green leaves
- Bloom Time: Early to midsummer
- Flower Height: 60 cm
- Foliage Height: 45 cm
The name penstemon is derived from 'Pente' (5) and 'stemon' referring to the five-stamened flowers.
Beardtongue Growing and Maintenance Tips
Drought tolerant, showy perennial when planted in mass. Easy to grow in full sun in the perennial border.
Penstemon barbatus 'Elfin Pink' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils