Husker's Red is a popular variety of Beard tongue, which belongs to the Beard-tongue genus (Penstemon digitalis 'Husker's Red'). Blooms mature to 2.5 cm (that's 0.97 inches in imperial) in diameter, and produce a distinctive faint soft sweet scent. The mature flowers take a Single hose-in-hose form, with an approximate petal count of 5. Leaves appear approximately as a Pansy purple and Cal Poly green colour. This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Husker's Red is known for growing to a height of approximately 75.0 cm (2.44 feet). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.
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By our calculations, you should look at sowing Husker's Red about 63 days before your last frost date.
Native (Ohio) perennial – good for drawing pollinators and predatory insects to your yard. Non-invasive. Very pretty with purple stems and green leaves. Full or Part Sun.
Bell shaped flowers attract a variety of pollinators.
Husker Red Strain, Huskers Red