Common name: firecracker penstemon
Botanical name: Penstemon eatonii
Light: full to part sun
Height: 24 – 36 inches
Water: moderate to low – drought tolerant – thrives with water
Soil type: sandy to rich loam
Short-lived perennial wildflower with gorgeous 1.5″ to 3″ scarlet tubular flowers in midsummer; attract hummingbirds; very showy!