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Penstemon guadalupensis

Penstemon guadalupensis A. Heller

Guadalupe Penstemon, Guadalupe Beardtongue, White Penstemon, White Beardtongue

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Penstemon guadalupensis var. ernstii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Flower: Flowers 2 inches
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May



Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Description: Sandy, Sandy Loam, Medium Loam, Clay Loam, Clay


Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

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


Bibref 765 - McMillen's Texas Gardening: Wildflowers (1998) Howard, D.
Bibref 286 - Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country (1989) Enquist, M.

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Additional resources

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


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

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