Foxglove Beardtongue - Penstemon digitalis

Native to USA

State distribution (USDA): AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS , NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI, WV 

Herbaceous perennial, ranging from 3 to 5 feet in height, Foxglove Beardtongue blooms white, tubular flowers from April to June. Due to its shape and nectar content the Foxglove Beardtongue is attractive to hummingbirds but it is best known as being a favorite of bees and other insects, which will in turn attract insectivorous birds. 

Birds Most Commonly Attracted to Foxglove Beardtongue

Insectivorous Birds     Ruby-Throated Hummingbird