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A picture of a Beardtongue

Beardtongue

Penstemon barbatus 'Coccineus'

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Beardtongue Overview

This perennial produces spikes of orange-red flowers with lance-shaped, green leaves.

Common problems with Beardtongue

How to propagate Beardtongue

Cuttings

Cuttings of non-flowering side shoots.

Other uses of Beardtongue

Cutting bed, borders Attracts humming birds in suitable geographical locations.