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Penstemon utahensis (Utah penstemon)
Anderson, Wynn

Penstemon utahensis

Penstemon utahensis Eastw.

Utah Penstemon, Utah Beardtongue, Utah Firecracker, Carmine Penstemon, Carmine Beardtongue

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Pink


USA: AZ , CA , CO , NE , 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 utahensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Penstemon utahensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Penstemon utahensis


Record Modified: 2021-02-27
Research By: WMWW

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