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Penstemon digitalis Seeds...Seed from Penstemon digitalis

Common Names: Foxglove beardtongue, White Beard Tongue
Height: 30" to 36"
Spread: 8" to 12"
Flower color: White
Bloom time:
Light: Full sun to part shade
Zone: 3-8
Water: Average
Soil: Average to Rich
Other info: Makes a nice cut flower. This is the standard Penstemon digitalis, which has green foliage; compared to Husker's Red which has reddish-purple foliage.

PENSTEMON digitalis
** Penstemon digitalis **

Germination: Easy germination. Start seed indoors 4-6 weeks prior to last spring frost. Sow seeds on good seed starting mix, covering seeds lightly with mix. Moisten mix and keep moist until germination begins. Place container in location at 68-70°F. Seed should begin germinating in 8-12 days.

Informational/Photo Links:
1) Penstemon digitalis at Dave's Garden
2) Penstemon digitalis in Wikipedia
3) Penstemon digitalis at Missouri Botanical Gardens
4) Penstemon digitalis at USDA

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