Penstemon mexicali ‘Carillo Red’ is an herbaceous, multi-stem plant displaying upright stems of narrow green foliage and topped by a progression of florescent red, white-throated, Foxglove-like flowers. Attracts hummingbirds. Easily grown in any well-drained soil. Provides long lasting color in mixed borders, containers and patio planters. Requires little water once established. Beardtongue is drought tolerant.