MANYFLOWER BEARDTONGUE (Penstemon multiflorus)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: MANYFLOWER BEARDTONGUE (Penstemon multiflorus)

Pretty perennial that grows to 1.5-2.5 foot is great for pollinators.

larval host to Baltimore checkerspot (Euphydryas phaeton) although Florida is outside the range of that butterfly.

Learn: http://www.fnps.org/plants/plant/penstemon-multiflorus

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Penstemon

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