Rock Penstemon, Rock Beardtongue, Cut-leaf Penstemon, Cut-leaf Beardtongue, Baccharis-leaf Penstemon, Baccharis-leaf Beardtongue
A fast growing perennial that grows up to two feet tall and three feet wide. Red purple tubular flower clusters bloom in the summer through fall.
Plant with: Sagebrush (Artemisia californica), San Diego Viguiera (Bahiopsis laciniata), California Encelia (Encelia californica), Buckwheat (Eriogonum fasciculatum), Manzanita species, Scrub Oaks, and various annuals such as California Poppy.
- Plant in full sun to part shade
- Best in well drained rocky, loamy, or clay soil
- Drought tolerant
- Deer resistant
- Attracts birds, bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
- Hardy up to 0 degrees
- Native to Texas