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Penstemon calycosus (Longsepal beardtongue)
Bruso, George H.

Penstemon calycosus

Penstemon calycosus Small

Longsepal beardtongue

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Penstemon laevigatus ssp. calycosus

USDA Symbol: PECA7

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
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Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink

Distribution

USA: AL , CT , DC , GA , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , TN , VA , VT

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU UPL FACU FACU
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Suppliers Directory

According to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:

Enchanter's Garden - Hinton, WV
American Native Nursery - Quakertown, PA
Toadshade Wildflower Farm - Frenchtown, NJ

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Penstemon calycosus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Penstemon calycosus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Penstemon calycosus

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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