Penstemon 'Enor'

Enor beard tongue

Deciduous, Semi-evergreen Perennial

Shiny foliage is markedly darker green than other Penstemons. It produces a generous display of medium-sized tubular, purple flowers from June through September.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Afternoon Sun

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low, Low Water / No Water, Occasional

Soil: Lean, Well-drained


Size: 18 - 36 tall x 18 - 36 wide
Shape / Form: Upright
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Flowers, Long Blooming

Foliage Color: Green

Flower Color: Purple / Violet
Bloom Season: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Summer
Flower Shape: Trumpet / Tubular

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Cutting Garden, Habitat, Hell Strip, Mixed Border, Rock Garden
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Heat Tolerant, Low Water / No Water
Wildlife: Bees, Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Hummingbirds, Pollinators

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Summer, Jul, Aug
Position / Role: mid-plane filler

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium
Maintenance Tasks: Deadheading, Divide Plants to Rejuvenate

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