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Flaigg, Norman G.
Penstemon havardii Gray
Big Bend beardtongue, Big Bend penstemon, Havard penstemon
USDA Symbol: PEHA2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
TX Native Habitat:
Prairie, Plains, Meadows, Pastures, Savannahs, Hillsides, Slopes USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil pH: Acidic (pH<6.8)
Soil Description: Sandy, Rocky, Sandy Loam, Medium Loam, Clay Loam, Clay, Limestone-based
Showy, Planned landscape, Blooms ornamental, Color, Perennial
garden Use Wildlife:
Nectar-Hummingbirds Conspicuous Flowers:
PropagationPropagation Material: Seeds
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-PM-25
Collected 2010-11-20 in Presidio County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Record Modified: 2009-02-21
Research By: TWC Staff