Promoting the Use of Native Plant Species in the Home Landscape

Foxglove Beardtongue

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Penstemon digitalis

Flower Description:

Long stalked ascending clusters arising from leaf axils in upper plant with flowers branching at tip of each cluster. White tubular flowers.

FamilyPlantain
Season BloomMay-Jun
HabitatPart shade to sun, average to moist, fields, open woods, roadsides
CyclePerennials
Height2'-5'
Leaf DescriptionNarrowly spatula shaped to oblong to narrowly egg shaped, mostly toothless and hairless.
Soil Type Wet
Light Source Partial Shade
LocationWoodland