Taxon  Report   6165 
Penstemon fruticiformis  Cov.
Death Valley Penstemon,  Death Valley beardtongue, desert beardtongue
Penstemon fruticiformis, 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 fruticiformis
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Penstemon fruticiformis
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Genus: Penstemon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Penstemon fruticiformis var. amargosae
Penstemon fruticiformis var. fruticiformis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the 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: Mar 28, 2015).

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