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PlantFiles: Eastern Gray Beardtongue
Penstemon canescens

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Family: Plantaginaceae
Genus: Penstemon (PEN-stem-on) (Info)
Species: canescens (kan-ESS-kens) (Info)

Synonym:Penstemon laevigatus var. canescens

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Category:
Perennials

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)
15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Violet/Lavender
Purple

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Elizabeth City, North Carolina
Holly Springs, North Carolina
Raleigh, North Carolina
Clarksville, Tennessee



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