Flower Friday Fourth: Penstemon

It has only been in the past five years or so that I had ever heard of penstemon. They are known as the beardtongues because they look to be sticking out their hairy tongues at you. Actually the “tongue” is the unusual fifth stamen (hence penta stamen). They also have five lobes or petals—two atContinue reading “Flower Friday Fourth: Penstemon”