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Penstemon gracilis var. gracilis (Lilac penstemon)
Wasowski, Sally and Andy

Penstemon gracilis var. gracilis

Penstemon gracilis Nutt. var. gracilis

Lilac Penstemon, Lilac Beardtongue

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Penstemon glaucus


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple


USA: CO , IA , MI , MN , MT , ND , NE , NM , SD , WI , WY
Canada: AB , BC , MB , ON , SK

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


Record Modified: 2014-07-17
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