Penstemon digitalis, Smooth White Beardtongue
A majestic Missouri native plant, Smooth White Beardtongue, Penstemon digitalis, amazes all with its impressive 3-5′ tall spires that are adorned with long white bells from mid-spring through early summer. An easy to grow perennial that prefers full sun and well drained soil. Butterflies and hummingbirds adore Smooth White Beardtongue, deer hate it. Penstemon digitalis makes a good choice for rain gardens and naturalized areas.
Penstemons prefer full sun, 6 hours or so of sun, and well drained soil.
A featured plant of the Missouri Prairie Foundation Grow Native Pollinator Buffet program, a collection of plants that have been identified as being important to pollinators. See more Pollinator Buffet plants here.
IMPORTANT ONLINE ORDERING INFORMATION
Due to the overwhelming demand, Online Ordering is now closed. Please visit the nursery for your plant purchases.
IMPORTANT PREORDER INFORMATION – PREORDER IS NOW CLOSED – PREORDER PICKUP UPDATE
Thank your for placing preorders. Preorder is now closed. Some ordered plants are available now, many will be available early to mid April. If you have preordered:
1. When all your plants become available we will call you to schedule a pickup date.
2. Pickup instructions: as soon as you arrive on your scheduled pickup date call 314-707-2492. We will bring it to your car, or you may come in the nursery for pickup.
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