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Penstemon arkansanus (Arkansas penstemon)
Flaigg, Norman G.

Penstemon arkansanus

Penstemon arkansanus Pennell

Arkansas Penstemon, Arkansas Beardtongue

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Penstemon multicaulis, Penstemon pallidus ssp. arkansanus, Penstemon wherryi

USDA Symbol: PEAR4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink


USA: AR , IL , MO , OK , TX

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

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

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2014-07-17
Research By: TWC Staff

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