Foxglove penstemon is an early summer to midsummer perennial with showy sprays of unique, white flowers atop tall leafy stems. The tubular flowers are nearly irresistible to hummingbirds. It can be used in beds and borders, pollinator gardens, native gardens, meadows, or prairies with well-drained soils and plenty of sun exposure. This species is native to the Chicago region according to Swink and Wilhelm’s Plants of the Chicago Region and current research. This is a large plant, more than 24 inches. This plant needs six hours of direct sunlight daily.