Dakota Burgundy Penstemon
Dakota Burgundy Penstemon is a very hardy selection of Penstemon. Penstemon is also known as Beardstongue. The foliage is a deep burgundy color which bears spikes with flowers that are a deep pink in early summer to late summer and will grow from 10"' to 12" tall and 16" to 18" wide.
Plant in full sun in well drained soil. Plant Dakota Burgundy Penstemon in a Cottage Garden or Rock Garden. It will attract butterflies and hummingbirds. It makes an excellent cut flower and will grow well in containers. Dakota Burgundy Penstemon will become drought tolerant once established and is deer resistant. It is also a Firewise Plant.