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DAKOTA™ Burgundy Penstemon

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Majestic Deep-Purple & Lavender Dakota Burgundy Penstemon!

  • Deep Dark Purple & Burgundy Stems and Leaves
  • Lovely Lavender-Violet Tubular Blooms
  • Hardy Upright Herbaceous Perennials
  • Tough & Long-Lived
  • Pollinators & Hummingbirds Galore
  • Showy Blooms for Cut Flowers

Gorgeous, dark purples and burgundy with glossy, dramatic foliage color, Dakota Burgundy Penstemon, (Penstemon DAKOTA™ Burgundy PP 30569) also called Beardtongue, are hardy and low-maintenance perennials!

Light tubular lavender-violet flowers attract loads of butterflies and hummingbirds, add great contrast to the glossy purple-black leaves, wave atop erect stems.

Shorter and more compact, the rounded clumps are gorgeous in all garden styles and designs, and all sized areas!

How to Use Dakota Burgundy Penstemon In The Landscape

Perennial beds, Rock gardens and Cottage gardens are perfect for these, and the sturdy stems make gorgeous cut flowers!

Sized perfectly for all spaces, Penstemon are upright thrillers for containers and planters on porches and patios.

En masse drifts of these dark, mysterious perennials add eye-catching swaths of color in both residential and commercial sites due to their resistance and hardiness.

Wildflower gardens, meadows and prairies are where you'd find these natives in the wild!

#ProPlantTips For Care

Dakota Burgundy loves full sun and tolerates partial shade, especially in the hotter climates of 3-8. Not particular on soil type, any well-drained soil that has consistent moisture works!

Low-maintenance, deer resistant and adaptable, these fast-growing perennials are heat and humidity resistant!

Order Dakota Burgundy Penstemon from Nature Hills and add these dramatic natives to your garden!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

DAKOTA™ Burgundy Penstemon Is Suited to Grow in Zones 3-8
Growing Zones 3-8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Penstemon digitalis 'TNPENDB'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 12 - 18 inches
Mature Spread 12 - 18 inches
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Pink Lavender, Violet
Foliage Color Purple
Fall Color Purple
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time Late Autumn
Fragrant Yes