Taxon  Report   6138 
Penstemon azureus  Benth.
Azure penstemon,  Blue penstemon

Penstemon azureus
© 2006 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Penstemon azureus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Penstemon azureus
© 2007 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Penstemon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 01, 2015).

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