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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Penstemon multiflorus Chapman ex Benth.
Many-flower beardtongue, Manyflower beardtongue
USDA Symbol: PEMU9
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Numerous, white, tubular flowers are borne from the upper leaf axils of 1-2 ft. upright stalks. Stem leaves are arranged in pairs along the smooth or hairy stalk.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul
AL , FL , GA Native Distribution:
Coastal Plain from FL to AL Native Habitat:
Scrub oak and dry pinelands USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Dry, poor soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
PropagationDescription: Propagate by cuttings, division or seed.
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Not Available
Commercially Avail: yes
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff