Taxon  Report   6158 
Penstemon eatonii  A. Gray
Eaton firecracker,  Eaton's penstemon
Penstemon eatonii
© 2004 James M. Andre
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Penstemon eatonii
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Penstemon eatonii
© 2009 Christopher L. Christie
Penstemon eatonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Penstemon eatonii
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Genus: Penstemon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Penstemon eatonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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