Terra Nova

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UPC: 794094313169
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Common Name: Beardtongue
Plant Type: Perennial
Exposure: Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3-8
Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Summer
Garden Height: 12-24 Inches
Garden Spread: 18 Inches
Size Category: Mid: 16 to 36 Inches
Deer Resistant: Yes
Drought Tolerant: Yes
Pot Size: 5.25 Inch Square Pot

Penstemon digitalis Dakota 'Burgundy'


Pot Size: 5.25 Inch Square Pot

  • Clusters of large pink flowers against dark purple foliage
  • Vigorous grower
  • Very cold hardy

The glossy, purplish-black leaves make a lovely backdrop for the beautiful abundance of pink to lavender-violet flowers. The flowers bloom throughout the summer and are frequented by hummingbirds. This is a tough plant that is shorter and more compact than other varieties. Native to the eastern U.S.

Uses: Borders, Containers, Cottage Gardens, Flower Beds, Landscapes, Mass Planting, Naturalizing, Rain Garden, Slopes
Nature Attraction: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Pollinators
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Drought Tolerant, Showy Foliage, Cut Flower/Seed Heads, Long Bloomtime
Growth Habit: Upright, Clumping

Homeowner Growing Tips: Grow in full sun to light shade in well-drained, fertile soil. Amend with compost before planting. Deadhead after blooming. In cold climates, mulch for the winter. Good drainage in winter is essential.