Rocky Mountain Penstemon (Penstemon strictus)

Spikes of showy, blue to purple flowers that grows up to 3 feet tall. Flowers on the Rocky Mountain Penstemon bloom from May to July; attracting bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.

Description

Evergreen perennial with spikes of showy, blue to purple flowers that grows up to 3 feet tall. Flowers on the Rocky Mountain Penstemon bloom from May to July; attracting bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. This native plant grows best in partial sun and dry soils; drought tolerant.

 

 

Additional information

Scientific Name

Penstemon strictus

Common Names

Rocky Mountain Penstemon, Rocky Mountain Beardtongue

Bloom Time

Spring to Summer