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Penstemon laevis

Penstemon laevis Pennell

Southwestern Penstemon, Southwestern Beardtongue

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: PELA15

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Flower:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple

Distribution

USA: AZ , UT

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

Metadata

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

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