Penstemon pseudospectabilis | Desert Beardtongue, Canyon Penstemon

This is another Penstemon to consider. Canyon Penstemon is native to elevations from 2,000 to 6,000 feet. It reseeds to continue and extend plantings. Sow seeds in fall for plants and flowers the following spring. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -20F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: purple

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: hummingbirds, butterflies