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Penstemon davidsonii var. menziesii

Penstemon davidsonii Greene var. menziesii (D.D. Keck) Cronquist

Menzies' Penstemon, Menzies' Beardtongue, Creeping Penstemon, Creeping Beardtongue, Pride Of The Mountains

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Penstemon davidsonii ssp. menziesii, Penstemon menziesii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Size Notes: Up to about 6 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Violet
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug


Canada: BC

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

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

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America - beta site (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Penstemon davidsonii var. menziesii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Penstemon davidsonii var. menziesii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Penstemon davidsonii var. menziesii


Record Modified: 2022-09-28
Research By: WMWW

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