Taxon  Report   6165 
Penstemon fruticiformis  Cov.
Death valley beardtongue,  Death valley penstemon, Desert beardtongue
Penstemon fruticiformis
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
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Penstemon fruticiformis
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Penstemon fruticiformis
© 1998 Christopher Christie
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
Genus: Penstemon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Penstemon fruticiformis
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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 24, 2016).

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