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Beard tongue variety

Latin name: Penstemon Species

Plant type: Shrub, Herbaceous Perennial

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Sun/shade: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Soil type: Chalk, Loam, Sand

Months of flowering: June, July, August, September, October

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

Flower colours: Red, Purple, Pink

Petals: Tubular

Arrangement: Cluster

Note – there may be many different varieties or cultivars available of this plant and so the information here is generalised for this group. Some species may appear differently, flower at alternative times of year and may require different growing conditions.