Scarlet Penstemon (Penstemon triflorus)
Scarlet penstemon is a small, bushy penstemon with showy magenta blooms. It is an eye-catching prairie perennial that has its place in micro-prairies, meadows and perennial gardens. It also makes a lovely cut flower.
Scarlet penstemon provides nectar for butterflies and hummingbirds. It can be deadheaded once finished blooming or allowed to re-seed.
AT A GLANCE
|Sun exposure||Full sun|
|Bloom color||Magenta pink|
|Mature height||1.5-2 ft|
|Mature spread||1-1.5 ft|
|Attracts||Hummingbirds, bees, butterflies|
|Notes||Native bee friendly.|