Northeast Pollinator Plants
Penstemon hirsutus (Hairy Beardtongue)
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Common Name: Hairy Beardtongue
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Light: Full Sun to Full Shade
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: June to July
Flower Color: Pink, Purple
Notes: Penstemon hirsutus, (Hairy Beardtongue), tends to grow a bit more compact and flowers a little more colorfully than Penstemon digitalis, but love both and so do the bees.
Native to Northeast and Central Midwest US: USDA Native Plants Map